Ocado shares take hit from fourth-quarter sales fall Subscription
Ocado shares took a hit on Thursday as sales growth slowed and order sizes shrank in the fourth quarter
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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The button which adds Peroni to shoppers next Ocado order is being trialled by 100 shoppers
Company is responding to increasing customer demand for technology
The online offering will offer “authentic produce” from Italy
The online grocer says its ideas are ahead of existing technology, spearheaded by Amazon
Ocado increases Q3 sales 15.4% as weekly orders grow Subscription
Ocado shares plunged 10.2% despite the strong results on Steiner’s warning of continued margin pressure
The online supermarket is advertising for a team leader to head the new department
Ocado offers early bird customers 5.30am deliveries Subscription
The retailer is offering a slot from 5.30am to 6.30am on a trial basis
The online retailer will deliver high-end brands such as Bobbi Brown with food shops
Ocado shares leapt by 8% to 226p on Tuesday after it announced a 15% jump in first-half sales to £584m
Ocado continued to perform very strongly in the 69 postcodes where Amazon Fresh now operates, CEO Tim Steiner said
Ocado trials product suggestions tool Subscription
Ocado is trialling personalised product suggestions on its website
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Ocado moves closer to US deal Subscription
The Times reports Ocado has hired Mace to “advise it on how it should it make its American debut”
Ocado shares surge on solid first quarter results Subscription
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
Trail mix-inspired snacks come in 40g impulse format
The company will see its range of prepared veg grow from 50 to 70 items through the online retailer
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.
Ocado boss Tim Steiner has accused his supermarket rivals of ‘running out of ammo’
Ocado has posted its second consecutive annual profit after a year which saw retail sales rise by 14.7%
Ocado calls in Dixon Carphone deputy CEO as non-exec Subscription
Ocado has appointed Dixons Carphone deputy chief executive as an independent non-executive director.
Ocado shares surge on Amazon tie-up rumour Subscription
Rumours have surfaced US internet giant Amazon may be plotting an approach for the UK online grocer
Ocado’s sales grew by 15% to £381.6m in the 16 weeks to 29 November
Lawrence Hene of Ocado: the big interview Subscription
Ocado’s director of marketing and grocery talks Amazon, on-demand culture, price, profitability, and brand partnerships
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
Could Amazon Fresh deliver a knockout blow to Ocado? Subscription
How the online rivals measure up on the key metrics
Our number one focus is offering the shopper the best experience
CEO Tim Steiner has been talking up the prospects of a much-vaunted deal
Ocado takes back online 33 top spot Subscription
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.
For us, good customer service is in our DNA and is core to our proposition. If we continue to deliver to plan…
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.
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.
2015 could be the year Ocado goes international Subscription
After a catastrophic late summer share price fall, Ocado has been quietly recovering ground in November.
Daytime TV has a well-deserved reputation for vacuous repetition, and the first episode of Daily Brunch with Ocado…
Ocado bullish as it chases first full-year profit Subscription
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.