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Ocado has reported fast-growing sales – both to its grocery customers and to the third-party retailers who license its software and fulfilment solutions in order to build their own ecommerce businesses – in its latest financial year. But the cost of a fire at its Andover robotic warehouse last spring was among the factors that saw pre-tax losses widen to more than £200m
Sainsbury’s has become the latest retailer to set out its sustainability ambitions, with an ambitious commitment to invest £1bn over 20 years in order to become a net zero emissions business in its own operations by 2040. This would see it cut its carbon emissions from a current footprint of one million tonnes a year
Joules Group said that for the first time, more than half of its sales were made online in the first half of its financial year. But it reported a drop in overall sales and profits related to the later timing of Black Friday, and, at the bottom line, to one-off property and distribution costs