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"We want to create disruption" - Good Catch's Chad Sarno on the rise of plant-based seafood, the bitesize interview

27 Sep 2018

Until now the plant-based food phenomenon has centred on replacing meat and dairy products but New York's Good Catch is among the upstarts to have created vegan 'seafood'. One of its founders, Chad Sarno, tells Andy Coyne of the challenges it has faced and its hopes for the future.

UK: Apple executive joins Morrisons online drive

8 Sep 2011

Morrisons has appointed a former Apple executive to lead its move into online food retail.

Online food retail - case studies from Tesco to Migros

27 Jul 2011

In part three of the just-food management briefing on online food retail, Glynn Davis provides examples of some of the more notable ventures in the sector – from Tesco and Ocado in the UK to Migros Group in Switzerland and FreshDirect in the US.

Online food retail - managing cost is central to success

27 Jul 2011

This month's exclusive just-food management briefing looks at online food retail, a growing sector but one that operators have found a tough nut to crack. In part one, Glynn Davis argues that the cost of running an online service has stymied a number of ventures and will be a key factor in determining where the channel flourishes.

US: Fresh Direct promotes CFO Ackerman to CEO

17 May 2011

FreshDirect has appointed founder and CFO Jason Ackerman as CEO of the US-based online grocer.

Talking shop: Wal-Mart indicates potential of US online grocery

28 Apr 2011

The launch of a pilot online grocery retailing scheme by Wal-Mart Stores this week underlines the fact that so far this sector has been primarily the preserve of niche, specialist players. Ben Cooper examines whether Wal-Mart's entry has the potential to take online grocery shopping into the mainstream US market.

US: Peapod extends delivery to Manhattan

15 Mar 2011

US online grocer Peapod has expanded its Peapod by Stop & Shop service in Manhattan.

Quote, unquote: just-food's week in words

11 Mar 2011

This week featured the surprise news that Morrisons acquired a stake in US online grocer Fresh Direct, while Greencore was outfoxed in its bid to acquire Boparan. Meanwhile just-food attended the Westminster Food and Nutrition Forum. Here's the best of what was said this week:

UK/US: Morrisons buys stake in US online grocer FreshDirect

10 Mar 2011

Morrisons, the UK's fourth-largest food retailer, has snapped up a stake in US online grocer FreshDirect.

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