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Ocado shares take hit from fourth-quarter sales fall Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Edward Devlin

Ocado shares took a hit on Thursday as sales growth slowed and order sizes shrank in the fourth quarter

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City snapshot: Ocado sales growth slows in fourth quarter Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Ocado has announced a 13.1% rise in gross retail sales in the fourth quarter, which represents a slowdown on its annual growth of 13.6%

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Lactalis brings Swedish quark brand Lindahls to UK Subscription

17 Nov 2016 | By Kevin White

Range will launch in Waitrose next week and follows introduction of a quark cooking range by Arla last month


Ocado and Peroni link for Amazon-aping online order button Subscription

27 Oct 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The button which adds Peroni to shoppers next Ocado order is being trialled by 100 shoppers

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Ocado unveils new smart home tech section

04 Oct 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Company is responding to increasing customer demand for technology

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Ocado partners with Italia Del Gusto for Ciao Gusto web shop

29 Sep 2016 | By Beth Gault

The online offering will offer “authentic produce” from Italy

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Ocado developing internet of things tech for customers' homes Subscription

22 Sep 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The online grocer says its ideas are ahead of existing technology, spearheaded by Amazon

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Ocado increases Q3 sales 15.4% as weekly orders grow Subscription

13 Sep 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Ocado shares plunged 10.2% despite the strong results on Steiner’s warning of continued margin pressure

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Ocado to create dedicated 'internet of things' department Subscription

01 Sep 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The online supermarket is advertising for a team leader to head the new department

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Ocado offers early bird customers 5.30am deliveries Subscription

29 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The retailer is offering a slot from 5.30am to 6.30am on a trial basis

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Ocado links with Marie Claire for beauty product deliveries Subscription

13 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The online retailer will deliver high-end brands such as Bobbi Brown with food shops

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Ocado suffers rollercoaster as Brexit vote hammers market Subscription

01 Jul 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Ocado shares leapt by 8% to 226p on Tuesday after it announced a 15% jump in first-half sales to £584m

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Ocado claims Amazon Fresh launch has had ‘absolutely no impact’ on its business Subscription

28 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Ocado continued to perform very strongly in the 69 postcodes where Amazon Fresh now operates, CEO Tim Steiner said

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Ocado trials product suggestions tool Subscription

23 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Ocado is trialling personalised product suggestions on its website

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Namogoo to protect customer data and privacy for Ocado

01 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Namogoo estimates that one in three online users worldwide have invisible malware on their systems

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Ocado moves closer to US deal Subscription

04 Apr 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

The Times reports Ocado has hired Mace to “advise it on how it should it make its American debut”

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Ocado shares surge on solid first quarter results Subscription

15 Mar 2016 | By Andrew Don

Gross group sales climbed 15.3% to £312.4m in the 12 weeks to 21 February from £271.1m in the same period in 2015

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Real Handful wins listings at Ocado and Holland & Barrett Subscription

07 Mar 2016 | By Lisa Riley

Trail mix-inspired snacks come in 40g impulse format

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Wholegood to offer more prepared 'wonky' veg through Ocado Subscription

26 Feb 2016 | By Kevin White

The company will see its range of prepared veg grow from 50 to 70 items through the online retailer

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Ocado’s falling share price hits executive pay packets Subscription

10 Feb 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

The pay of Ocado’s executive team fell by a collective 20% last year as the sums earned through share awards fell despite the online supermarket recording record profits.

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Tim Steiner: supermarkets 'running out of price war ammo' Subscription

08 Feb 2016 Updated: 09 Feb 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Ocado boss Tim Steiner has accused his supermarket rivals of ‘running out of ammo’

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Ocado posts second annual profit but still waits for international deals Subscription

02 Feb 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Ocado has posted its second consecutive annual profit after a year which saw retail sales rise by 14.7%

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Ocado calls in Dixon Carphone deputy CEO as non-exec Subscription

28 Jan 2016 | By Andrew Don

Ocado has appointed Dixons Carphone deputy chief executive as an independent non-executive director.

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Ocado shares surge on Amazon tie-up rumour Subscription

19 Jan 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Rumours have surfaced US internet giant Amazon may be plotting an approach for the UK online grocer

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City snapshot: Ocado sales up again but no mention of international agreement Subscription

10 Dec 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Ocado’s sales grew by 15% to £381.6m in the 16 weeks to 29 November

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Lawrence Hene of Ocado: the big interview Subscription

29 Sep 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Ocado’s director of marketing and grocery talks Amazon, on-demand culture, price, profitability, and brand partnerships

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Potts’ Ocado deal clicks as a potential win-win for both parties Subscription

09 Aug 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Ocado is setting to work on the store-picking model, which will allow Morrisons to provide an online grocery service across the country, while Morrisons won’t have to share its profits, and will pay less in terms of R&D costs

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Could Amazon Fresh deliver a knockout blow to Ocado? Subscription

27 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

How the online rivals measure up on the key metrics 

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Lawrence Hene of Ocado on winning the G33 online star order Subscription

23 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Our number one focus is offering the shopper the best experience


Is Ocado’s confidence misplaced or will Amazon Fresh provide fresh stimulus? Subscription

10 Dec 2015 | By Edward Devlin

CEO Tim Steiner has been talking up the prospects of a much-vaunted deal


Ocado takes back online 33 top spot Subscription

13 Feb 2015 | By Emma Page

Ocado is back on top, excelling in all departments: delivery was free, availability perfect, detailed information was available by clicking on products, and the website was fast.

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Lawrence Hene, Ocado, on winning the G33 online star order Subscription

13 Feb 2015 | By Andrew Don

For us, good customer service is in our DNA and is core to our proposition. If we continue to deliver to plan…

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Ocado puts champagne on ice as it focuses long-term value Subscription

04 Feb 2015 | By Edward Devlin

Champagne corks were not popping over at Ocado HQ yesterday despite the online retailer posting its maiden full-year profit after 15 years of trading, according to CEO Tim Steiner. His focus remains on driving long-term value for shareholders.

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Ocado can reflect on a solid 2014 but the fireworks are still to come Subscription

11 Dec 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Ocado’s growth may have slowed a touch in the fourth quarter, but it seems a little churlish to pick holes in solid figures that show the company surviving the current grocery retail chaos and coping with tough comparables.

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2015 could be the year Ocado goes international Subscription

28 Nov 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

After a catastrophic late summer share price fall, Ocado has been quietly recovering ground in November.

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Daily Brunch with Ocado: flat TV and a missed opportunity

17 Oct 2014 | By James Halliwell

Daytime TV has a well-deserved reputation for vacuous repetition, and the first episode of Daily Brunch with Ocado…

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Ocado bullish as it chases first full-year profit Subscription

11 Sep 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Ocado is on track to turn a profit this year, chief financial officer Duncan Tatton-Brown reaffirmed today, as the online retailer reported Q3 sales up 15.5% to £218.5m.

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