Online grocer Ocado has warned of capacity constraints and a drag on sales growth following a major fire at its Andover Customer Fulfilment Centre (CFC). The blaze, which started yesterday morning (5 February) in a corner of the ambient zone, was not contained as first believed and spread overnight. Whilst now under control, Ocado said during the night part of the roof collapsed and there had been “substantial damage” to the majority of the building and its contents. Ocado confirmed […]
Ocado plans to add more delivery spokes to its network this year to meet increasing demand for its own grocery operation, as well as that of online delivery partner Morrisons.
Online supermarket Ocado has created more than 1,000 driving, warehousing and operational support jobs as it looks to increase capacity in its network this year.
Morrisons has extended the reach of its home delivery service to more areas in the North West, including Blackpool, Preston and Wirral.