UK adults estimate that almost a third of what they buy ends up in the bin despite three in four making attempts to get more use out of the products that end up in their fridges and cupboards.
Following today’s release of Waitrose’s figures for H1 FY2021/22; Kunaal Shah, associate retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “Waitrose has reported a robust set of H1 results, with revenue increasing 2.2% on last
The John Lewis Partnership is recruiting more than 7,000 temporary roles across the country this Christmas - 2,000 more than last year - to meet increased demand over the busy festive period and to help customers get what they need to celebrate.
John Lewis, in partnership with suppliers Hypnos, H.Dawson and Dalehead, is launching a new range of mattresses this week that, for the first time ever, will be made with wool provided by Waitrose sheep farmers.
Waitrose has announced the appointment of Louise Dolan as trading director, ambient. Dolan will join from 29 November.
Waitrose Foundation launches in three new countries – as Africa’s most vulnerable farming communities continue their perilous battle with Covid
The John Lewis Partnership is marking the 15th anniversary of its Waitrose Foundation by launching in three new countries, an initiative that the Partnership hopes will provide a much needed lifeline to communities that have been hit hardest by Covid-19.
Shell to install hundreds of electrical vehicle charging points at Waitrose stores by 2025 as part of expanded partnership
Waitrose and Shell have today set out ambitious plans to grow their partnership, installing hundreds of electric vehicle charging points in the supermarket’s car parks and more than doubling the number of Shell forecourt shops where Waitrose food is available.
To coincide with World Ocean Day (June 8), Waitrose is today pledging to use more Prevented Ocean Plastic (POP™) in its own-label packaging, with over 100 tonnes estimated to be used this year - the equivalent of saving almost 4
Waitrose launches new sustainable packaging trial that will make summer strawberries taste even sweeter
Waitrose has introduced new reduced plastic packaging for its British strawberries, which will help eliminate 16.89 tonnes of plastic* and adhesive this summer.
In response to a growing customer demand for refillables, Waitrose has announced that it is launching more new products as part of its pioneering ‘Unpacked’ refillable concept, including loose tea for the first time.
Waitrose has today (27th April) announced that it will expand its Deliveroo service to 110 new shops across the country with up to 400 new Waitrose shop roles created by the expansion plan.
Emma Isaac has this week joined Waitrose as head of brand marketing & marketing planning.
Del Monte, the UK’s number one canned fruit brand, has secured a listing with Waitrose & Partners for 15 products in its range.
Waitrose is today opening a new Customer Fulfilment Centre in Greenford, West London. When fully running later this year the centre will deliver 25,000 Waitrose.com orders each week, helping to offer five times more online slots each week in London
Waitrose is boosting its efforts to help customers tackle food waste at home and in its supply chain and on farm through a number of initiatives.
From today, Waitrose will take a further step in eliminating unnecessary packaging by almost halving the single-use plastic on all its own brand Easter eggs and confectionery.
Waitrose has today topped the EIA (Environmental Investigation Agency) and Greenpeace table of UK supermarkets for efforts to reduce plastics across its shops and products for the second year in a row.
John Lewis and Waitrose launch 100 new virtual experiences to keep nation entertained and reveal how we shopped in week one of Lockdown 3.0
John Lewis and Waitrose have launched more than 100 virtual services and experiences, all designed to entertain the nation while we are stuck indoors for the third national lockdown. As easy as logging into a virtual class, customers can
Waitrose today has unveiled two new exciting appointments for the positions of trading director and director of online.
Waitrose is exclusively launching Vadasz Super Green Kimchi – a live cultured super condiment that spruces up any dish with a burst of flavour, while being ‘gut friendly’. The moreish product will be available in 140 stores and on the
John Lewis and Waitrose Christmas advertising campaign celebrates kindness as nation encouraged to ‘Give A Little Love’
Waitrose and John Lewis will today unveil this year’s Christmas advertising campaign, which - inspired by the kindness shown by the British public during the pandemic - encourages viewers to give a little love to others.
With fresh reports of supermarkets closing their counters in recent days, Waitrose today commits to the long term future of its food service counters in-store in efforts to reassure its suppliers who rely on it and customers who love the
John Lewis and Waitrose prepare for a festive season like no other with over 100 virtual experiences and AR Christmas trees
John Lewis and Waitrose are preparing for the most virtual Christmas to date, keeping families, young and old entertained and supported in the run up to Christmas with a new virtual events schedule designed for a festive season like no
Waitrose and John Lewis have unveiled fresh plans to become the go-to brands for customers who want quality, value and sustainability.
Waitrose has today announced that it is expanding its on-demand grocery trial with Deliveroo to 25 new shops across the UK to meet demand, just six weeks into a 12-week trial.