Waitrose report finds thrifty Brits still curious about food

22 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Don

Britons remain keen to try new cuisines despite being ‘time-poor’ shoppers with one eye on the balancing the household budget.

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Waitrose blames labelling breach on website glitch Subscription

18 Oct 2014 | By Emma Page, Kevin White

Waitrose has been forced into a major fix of its website after The Grocer discovered it was failing to display the price p…

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Waitrose invites public to sing on Christmas advert

15 Oct 2014 | By Claire Farrell

Waitrose has announced it will be asking customers and staff to record the soundtrack for its 2014 Christmas television advert.


Mornflake links with Nutella and Lyle's for porridge pots

13 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Mornflake is launching porridge pots with a portion of Nutella or Lyle’s Golden Syrup…

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Genesis Crafty launches speciality loaves into Waitrose Subscription

11 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Northern Irish baker Genesis Crafty is launching three branded speciality loaves…


Waitrose teams with Monster Pet Supplies for petcare website

04 Oct 2014 | By Daniel Woolfson

Waitrose has launched a website dedicated solely to pet products.…

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The Saucy Fish Co adds meat to range for first time Subscription

03 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

The Saucy Fish Co has launched its first dish containing meat…

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Waitrose to add cookery school at revamped Salisbury store

27 Sep 2014 | By Andrew Stone

Waitrose is opening a second cookery school after the success of its first in Finchley Road, London…

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Weekend Kitchen with Waitrose TV show set for Channel 4 return

19 Sep 2014 | By Andrew Stone

Channel 4 has re-commissioned its Weekend Kitchen with Waitrose show, hosted by presenters Lisa Snowdon…

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Waitrose profits fall as store investment soars

11 Sep 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Waitrose’s operating profit plunged by 9.4% during the first half despite rising sales.

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Waitrose recalls batches of own-label Brazilian chardonnay

21 Aug 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Waitrose has recalled two batches of its own label Brazilian chardonnay.

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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…


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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The key findings from Waitrose's food trends report Subscription

24 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Don

Britain has become much thriftier – probably for the better – with shoppers refusing to relinquish the shopping habits the…

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Waitrose Asian Fusion Herb Battered Hake: acid test Subscription

26 Sep 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Waitrose introduced 15 new fusion lines at the end of April from countries such as Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia…

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Store of the week: Waitrose Goldsworth Park, Woking Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

We had a refresh in the store and the partners were really revved up and keen to improve the customer experience…

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Waitrose Woking a winner in G33 barbecue special Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Emma Page

In our BBQ bank holiday special, Waitrose Goldsworth Park in Woking massively impressed…

Inside Waitrose's King's Cross store

Smallest-ever Waitrose betrays big plans for convenience Subscription

19 Aug 2014 | Updated: 20 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Waitrose’s new store in London’s King’s Cross - its smallest yet - is its first move into travel convenience.

Inside Waitrose's King's Cross store

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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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? Subscription

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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