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Waitrose opens first railway station c-store: in pictures Subscription

19 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Waitrose unveiled its first ever convenience store located in a railway station today in London’s King’s Cross Station.

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Waitrose slashes price of milk to £1 for four pints

15 Aug 2014 | By Kevin White

Waitrose has become the latest major retailer to drop its price for four pints of own-label milk to £1.

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Waitrose rolls out new cheese competition on social media

14 Aug 2014 | By Kevin White

Waitrose has given shoppers the chance to select a new additive cheese for its deli counters…

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Rachel's Organic adds two Divine Desserts lines Subscription

07 Aug 2014 | By Kevin White

Rachel’s is expanding its desserts offering with two new flavours under the Divine Desserts brand…

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Waitrose eco store in Malmesbury angers residents

02 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

An eco-friendly Waitrose store is set to open in Wiltshire on Thursday amid vitriolic online opposition…

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Waitrose wins 22 gold medals at International Cheese Awards

02 Aug 2014 | By Kevin White

Waitrose has been crowned supreme retailer at the International Cheese Awards

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Waitrose MD Mark Price warns over profits

01 Aug 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Waitrose has warned that a period of “unprecedented investment” will hit first-half profits.

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Waitrose sales struggle to match 2013's golden summer Subscription

01 Aug 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Waitrose has experienced a dramatic sales slowdown this summer, according to its publicly released figures…

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Waitrose to open first railway station store in London

31 Jul 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Waitrose will open its first railway station store on August 19 at King’s Cross as the company continues to focus on the convenience travel market.

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Waitrose hikes online minimum spend for free delivery by £10

20 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Waitrose has defended its decision to increase the minimum online spend shoppers have to make to qualify for free delivery…

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Waitrose rolls out seven-strong range of prepared fish dishes

13 Jul 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Waitrose is upping its focus on value-added fish with the launch of a range of stuffed and flavoured dishes…

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Banana prices pushed up by Sainsbury's and Waitrose Subscription

11 Jul 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Sainsbury’s and Waitrose have upped the price of bananas in the wake of rising costs…

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Waitrose strikes export deal with Auchan in Portugal

11 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Waitrose has signed a new export deal with French supermarket chain Auchan to sell its products in Portugal.

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Waitrose raises minimum beef cattle price to £3.45 a kilo

07 Jul 2014 | By Kevin White

Waitrose has increased the minimum price it will pay for British beef cattle to £3.45 per kilo, and said it will guarantee the new price until 1 October.

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Yorkshire Provender returns to meal pots market

06 Jul 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Yorkshire Provender is relaunching its meal pots range just three months after axing the products…

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Yazoo targets families with new one-litre cartons

29 Jun 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Friesland Campina is to sell Yazoo in one-litre cartons in the UK for the first time, as it seeks to boost its family appe…

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Co-operative Group mulls relaunch of its food magazine

28 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

The Co-operative Group is considering an overhaul of its free in-store magazine The Co-operative Food…

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Aberdeen Angus beef to get 100% traceability with DNA scheme

22 Jun 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Industry experts have welcomed a DNA registration scheme to boost traceability of Aberdeen Angus cattle and beef…

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Asda scoops multiple retailer of the year at FPC Fresh Awards Subscription

15 Jun 2014 | By Kevin White

Asda’s fresh fruit & veg offering has earned it the accolade of multiple retailer of the year at the Fresh Awards…

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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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Marine Stewardship Council launches new awards

08 Jun 2014 | By Julia Glotz

The Marine Stewardship Council has launched new sustainability awards…

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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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Waitrose backs down on £10 minimum spend for cardholders

04 Jun 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Waitrose has reversed its decision to put up the minimum myWaitrose cardholders have to spend to get a free newspaper.

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Waitrose lists Montagnolo Affiné German cheese prepacks

01 Jun 2014 | By Kevin White

Waitrose has listed a pre-pack format of award-winning blue-veined German cheese Montagnolo Affiné…

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Chaplin & Cork cider to list in Tesco

25 May 2014 | By Lisa Riley

C&C Group subsidiary Shepton Mallet Cider Mill has secured new listings for its Chaplin & Cork’s range…

Waitrose Crowborough store manager

Store of the week: Waitrose Crowborough Subscription

08 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

We train people up well, but we follow a culture of leading by example too…

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Waitrose: finally falling victim to a bruising market? Subscription

07 Aug 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Last week’s surprise warning about profits and a recent run of poor trading have raised questions. So what’s going on?…

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Is the tide turning against Waitrose?

01 Aug 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Despite stellar recent growth, Waitrose is not immune to the wider industry problems and price deflation.

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Pre-packed red Brusselberry sprouts set for Waitrose and Asda

13 Jul 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Red Brusselberry sprouts – a milder, sweeter Brussels sprout – will be going into a pre-pack format for the first time thi…

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Waitrose cooks up another Heston special for Christmas: Pictures

11 Jul 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

As ever, it’s all eyes on the Heston from Waitrose range at Christmas and although the hidden orange Christmas pudding is back, this year the chef is bringing bling to frozen puddings

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Waitrose Mini Belgian Chocolate Ice Creams

07 Jul 2014

Minis have been big news in the ice cream category in recent years

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Waitrose Brighton Subscription

04 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

We wanted to create a brighter environment and have done that with lighter tilling and clever use of lighting…

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Wimbledon Waitrose gets set for soaring strawberry sales

29 Jun 2014 | By Kevin White

Staff at Waitrose have been preparing for the rush on strawberries and cream…

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Garlic Farm: A breath of fresh air for garlic farming Subscription

27 Jun 2014 | By James Halliwell

After his first business ended in disaster, Colin Boswell started again. The result was The Garlic Farm on the Isle of Wight…

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Front-line staff are precious assets Subscription

21 Jun 2014 | By Rob Collins

Next week BBC2 airs its new documentary Shopgirls, charting the rise of women in retail…

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Mike Snowdon: Grocer Gold Store Manager of the Year Subscription

20 Jun 2014 | By James Halliwell

Mike Snowdon is the first Waitrose boss to win the Store Manager of the Year competition at The Grocer Golds…

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Can Tesco and Waitrose make a real success of food-to-go? Subscription

17 Apr 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Waitrose and Tesco are trying out new approaches to hospitality…

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