Waitrose blames New Year offers for availability woes Subscription

17 Jan 2015 | By Kevin White

Waitrose has apologised for several instances of poor stock availability in London and the South East…

Waitrose Crowborough

Waitrose.com growth outstrips bricks-and-mortar operations over Christmas

06 Jan 2015 | By Andrew Don

Online sales growth at Waitrose outstripped traditional operations over festive period

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Waitrose 'likely' to sever ties with Ocado, say analysts Subscription

08 Dec 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Waitrose is “more likely than not” to sever its partnership with Ocado, with its notice to end the agreement…

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Pastinos pasta-based snacks roll out to 146 Waitrose stores

29 Nov 2014 | By Lisa Riley

A savoury snack brand made with durum wheat pasta has secured a national listing with Waitrose…

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Waitrose boosts availability of Thanksgiving food and drink Subscription

13 Nov 2014 | By Claire Farrell

Waitrose is boosting availability of Thanksgiving-related products in response to a “surge” in the festival’s popularity…


Waitrose extends contract with Wincanton by five more years

31 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Don

Waitrose has extended its contract with Wincanton for another five years for the storage and distribution of wines and spi…


Berrywhite introduces range of sugar-free sparkling drinks Subscription

25 Oct 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Berrywhite has introduced a range of sugar-free sparkling drinks…


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. WaitrosePet.com…

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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.


Waitrose 'right to join price war' despite profit fall Subscription

11 Sep 2014 | Updated: 11 Sep 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Waitrose MD Mark Price insisted the supermarket was right to respond to competitors’ price cuts…

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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.


It's hard to argue with Waitrose's bumper Christmas Subscription

06 Jan 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

The big four might be steeling themselves for a long, tough 2015, but life at the premium end of the grocery market continues to be far more enjoyable.

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Waitrose Love Life Beef Feijoada Soup: acid test Subscription

19 Dec 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Launched as part of Waitrose’s Love Life range of healthy, low-fat recipes, this soup is based…


Is the UK oversaturated with supermarkets? Subscription

29 Nov 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Choosing where to shop for your groceries in historic Canterbury is no easy task…

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Protecting the innocent? Subscription

25 Nov 2014 | Updated: 28 Nov 2014 | By Vince Bamford

I’m a dad. And, as such, have had many worries for my children over the years. An early one was whether my son would ever…

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Is Waitrose getting its store formats right? Subscription

21 Nov 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

Waitrose MD Mark Price hit the headlines this week following a newspaper interview in which he suggested some of his rival…


Waitrose wins as Aldi takes fourth on Grocer 33 debut Subscription

07 Nov 2014 | By Emma Page

Making its first G33 appearance this week, Aldi could only manage fourth. Our shopper was surprised by the wide range of p…

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Store of the week: Waitrose Comely Bank, Edinburgh Subscription

07 Nov 2014 | By Claire Farrell

we focus on how customers experience their visit to our store, right from parking their car…

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'Shoppers' and 'consumers' are different beasts Subscription

31 Oct 2014

Comments by Mark Price, the MD of Waitrose, that changes in British shopping habits are “far more fundamental than the dis…

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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…

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