Online grocer Ocado has revealed the cost of the fire in February that destroyed its Andover customer fulfilment centre (CFC) to be £110.3m. The figure was reported in Ocado’s half-year results for the 26 weeks ending 2 June, which saw the business post a pre-tax loss of £142.8m (2018: loss of £13.6m). This figure includes a £98.5m exceptional cost from the fire, after £11.8m of insurance claims were taken into account. The fire, which destroyed the building, machinery and all […]
Online retailer Ocado has opened a new grid-connected compressed natural gas (CNG) refuelling facility as part of a wider £3m investment in gas technology across the fleet.
Morrisons has extended the reach of its home delivery service to more areas in the North West, including Blackpool, Preston and Wirral.
Supermarket Morrisons has released its space at Ocado’s Erith customer fulfilment centre (CFC) to help address the online retailer’s capacity shortfall following a recent fire at its Andover hub.