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Ocado lists Cornish fruit bar Get Fruity

11 Sep 2014 | By Lisa Riley

A Cornish-based fruit bar brand has secured its first major listing…

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Ocado sales climb 15% despite fall in basket size

11 Sep 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Ocado hailed “steady growth” this morning as it reported a 15.5% rise in gross retail sales in its third quarter.

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Ocado climbs aboard click & collect on the Tube

10 Sep 2014 | By Daniel Woolfson

Ocado is to offer click & collect on the London Underground for the first time, as Transport for London (TfL) adds 17 sites to the scheme.

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Moy Park rolls out Good Kitchen chicken meal range

30 Aug 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Moy Park has launched a new chicken sub-brand offering pre-prepared dishes and chicken-in-sauce products…

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Ocado unveils 'aisle' designed to help new parents

22 Aug 2014 | By Andrew Stone

Ocado has launched a dedicated microsite for new parents to help them source nutritious food…

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Morrisons' online service is top with tweeters, survey reveals

16 Aug 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Morrisons has come out top in an analysis of over 100,000 tweets about the online services of the big grocers…

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Ocado stocks Mello raw fresh melon juice Subscription

16 Jul 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Raw fresh melon juice brand Mello has secured its first national listing…

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Ocado changes non-food delivery strategy ahead of Sizzle launch Subscription

12 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Ocado has shaken up the way it delivers non-food products ahead of the launch of its second destination site Sizzle.co.uk…

Faith in Nature babycare range

Humphrey's Corner babycare heads to Asda, Tesco and Ocado

06 Jul 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Natural personal care business Faith in Nature has secured its first supermarket listings…

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Ocado turns a profit in first half of the year

01 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Ocado has moved into profit in the first half of the year boosted by its lucrative partnership with Morrisons.

Dips and Salads

Moorish dips get packaging revamp and four new lines

29 Jun 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Premium dips brand Moorish has doubled the size of its range. Four smoked products launch in Ocado on 16 July…

Soupologie

Free-from supplier Soupologie listed in Dunnes

22 Jun 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Free-from soup brand Soupologie has secured its first multiple listing…

Tea

Teapigs offers matcha trio of green teas

15 Jun 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Upmarket tea brand Teapigs has expanded into ready-to-drink products with three fruit-flavoured green teas…

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Ocado lists new Licktators British ice cream brand

15 Jun 2014 | By Vince Bamford

A start-up British ice cream business is hoping to inject some punk attitude to the category…

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The Collective to shake up dairy drinks market with new range

08 Jun 2014 | By Julia Glotz

The Collective is making a play for the dairy drinks category, with the launch of premium British-made yoghurt drinks…

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Pricing intelligence firm Profitero gets $8m for expansion

07 Jun 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Pricing intelligence specialist Profitero has secured $8m in new funding that will be used to “aggressively expand”…

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Birds Eye tempts World Cup fans with fish finger sarnies

01 Jun 2014 | By Kevin White

Birds Eye is aiming to capitalise on World Cup fever in June with a £1.2m TV campaign…

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Free-from supplier Feel Free launches 100% corn pasta

18 May 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Free-from supplier Feel Free has expanded into pasta with a 100% corn range…

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Plenish juice hits Ocado after private equity injection

18 May 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Premium cold-pressed juice brand Plenish has secured its first major listing…

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Ocado responds to big four price war with KVI cuts

17 May 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Ocado has responded to the supermarket price war by cutting the price of several known-value items (KVIs)…

Little Dish range

Little Dish revamps its kids' food portfolio

11 May 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Little Dish has refreshed its portfolio with new and improved recipes…

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Ocado 'still sending out complaint invoices for 2013'

10 May 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Ocado suppliers have blasted the online grocer over demands for compensation related to customer complaints…

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CaféPod expects £1.5m boost in sales following Tesco listing

04 May 2014 | By Simon Creasey

Coffee pod brand CaféPod has secured a listing in 650 Tesco stores…

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Ocado extends Carrefour link by listing baby products

03 May 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Ocado has extended its tie-up with Carrefour by launching a new range of own-label baby products…

Udis gluten free food

Multiples boost free-from ranges

13 Apr 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Retailers are upping their free-from ranges as consumer demand for gluten-free products continues to grow…

Ocado driver delivers non-food

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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Ocado: few signs of consensus emerging Subscription

28 Aug 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Ocado shares plunged by over 13% after a savage downgrade by broker Redburn.

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WH Smith, Sainsbury’s, Ocado among FTSE’s most shorted stocks Subscription

17 Jul 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

The grocers may have been battered by the stock market in 2014, but investors seem convinced they are yet to hit rock bottom

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Ocado pushes non-food websites in build-up to Christmas: Pictures

11 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Ocado used its Christmas preview to show off its new destination websites - Fetch.co.uk and Sizzle.co.uk

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Ocado's move into profit leaves investors uncertain Subscription

05 Jul 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Investors are still struggling over quite what to make of the online grocer…

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International partnerships could hold the key for Ocado

02 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones, Guy Montague-Jones

Ocado shares fall on a slowdown in sales growth, but new CFC could be a game-changer

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Jason Gissing's achievements are not to be sniffed at

08 Feb 2014 | By Adam Leyland

Jason Gissing may not win as many plaudits as Justin King, but his achievements are not to be sniffed at…

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Ocado: Jam tomorrow

04 Feb 2014 | Updated: 05 Feb 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

So after 14 years and a lot of ups and downs, Ocado still hasn’t turned a profit. But dig deeper and there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic…

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We need more innovation Subscription

15 Jan 2014 | By Claire Nuttall

I found myself asking whether the big brands and retailers had embraced much of an innovation agenda in 2013…

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Why smaller plcs are now the City's hot properties Subscription

10 Jan 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Investor interest has turned to smaller UK-focused companies like Ocado and Thorntons. Will the trend continue?

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Ocado’s app top in first mobile 33 Subscription

11 Oct 2013 | By Emma Page

In our first-ever mobile shopping Grocer 33 - in which mystery shoppers used an iPhone to order their groceries…

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Ocado unpacks foodie treats for Christmas Subscription

19 Jul 2013 | By Jon Yeomans

Ocado has unveiled its Christmas line-up for 2013, with a broad range of gifts and classy-looking items.

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