Can Business Be Profitable and Responsible?

Trewin Restorick | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK
Trewin Restorick

Can business be profitable and responsible? A great question considered by a panel rich in experience including the Chairman of Sky, the CEO of Waitrose and the CEO of the RSA. The discussion was convened by Sky as part of the CBI Great Business Debate driven by polling which discovered that 53% of people do not think business has a positive contribution to make to society.

KP-gate: Waitrose suffers through association with English cricket's vipers' nest

Damian Reilly | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Sport
Damian Reilly

If Waitrose really is prepared to abandon all of its principles for a few corporate boxes at important sporting events, then why not go the whole way? Why not get behind Sepp Blatter's FIFA? The opportunities for Waitrose, post-ECB, are endless.

Supermarket Ready Meals Recalled As They May Contain Metal Shreds

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Parents

More than 45 different types of ready meals, including some intended for children, have been recalled from Sainsburys, Waitrose and Morrisons, after t...

The Conservatives Aren't That Bad....Are They?

Nick Compton | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Comedy
Nick Compton

Friday 8th May 2015 Oh, poop... So the world has suddenly become a lot darker. Well, Britain has suddenly become a lot bluer anyway. I really wish I...

Are You Being Served? Supermarket Customer Service Reviewed By... You

Ben Stockman | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK
Ben Stockman

Unlike many consumer reports which tend to focus on price and other elements, a new report written by customers, for customers has named Morrisons top supermarket for customer service...

People Are Really Angry About This Waitrose 'Israeli' Recipe Book

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK

Waitrose Kitchen Magazine has stirred up controversy by including a 'Taste of Israel' advertising booklet inside its usual publication, containing wha...

This Supermarket Has Been Voted The Best In The UK...

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Waitrose has knocked Aldi off the top spot when it comes to supplying great food, after claiming the accolade of best supermarket in the UK. In a s...

Do You Know If The Fish You Buy Is Sustainably-Caught?

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Some of the UK's biggest supermarkets including Morrisons and Asda are skimping on their sustainably-caught fish offerings, figures suggest. This ...

Which Bargain Supermarket Tied With Waitrose For Christmas Food?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you're doing Christmas on a budget this year then we have some excellent news for you: discount store Lidl has tied with 'posh nosh' specialist Wai...

Here's A Very Compelling Reason Not To Shop Online

PA | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK

A shopper got a deadly surprise when he opened his shopping and found one of the world's most dangerous spiders hiding among his bananas. The Brazi...

Waitrose 'Essentials' Brand Mocked For Artichoke Hearts And Vermicelli Nests

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Back in your parents' day, essentials looked like bread, cheese and milk. Fast forward to today, and supermarket essentials look like baby avocados, c...

There's a Reason Why Supermarkets' 'Value' Ranges Are So Cheap - And It's Got Nothing to Do With Value

Clare Finney | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Finney

No more could the aforementioned baker afford to love baking if he were to sell his loaves at the supermarket price of 75p a loaf. "If this was an industrial bakery," he observed tartly, "we'd employ three or four people and it would be automated."

Why You Should Never Go to Waitrose When You Have Babies

Emily-Jane Clark | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Comedy
Emily-Jane Clark

In fact, some days I don't even feel sleepy any more. So I think I am ok. "I feel fine," I smile to myself sipping on my super strong coffee. "Today I am going to Get Stuff Done." And it is on these days I decide to leave the house. Big mistake.

David Cameron Goes To Asda To Prove He Doesn't Just Shop At Waitrose

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron went to Asda on Monday. Last week the prime minister got himself caught up in a row about elitism after he let slip he prefers the custo...

PIC: David Cameron's Waitrose Receipt

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Comedy

Following his comments about Waitrose, HuffPost UK Comedy has managed to get its hands on one of the Prime Minister's supermarket receipts... (...

20 Pictures Of Politicians Not In Waitrose

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron likes to shop at Waitrose. He likes that customers their are more "talkative" than at other supermarkets and that they're rarely loca...

David Cameron's Waitrose Comments: A Translation

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Comedy

The Prime Minister's recent comments about his favourite supermarket, translated. "When I’m at home in the constituency, I go to Sainsbury's in C...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Nigel 2. Nick 0.

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Thursday 3 April 2014... 1) NIGEL 2. NICK 0. Happy birthday, Nigel. From the Huffington Post UK: ...

Jobs Crisis Over? Here Are 6 Posts That Attracted An Insane Number Of Applicants

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne and his fellow ministers have seized on every improvement in the employment figures as proof that the coalition's "long-term economic p...

How Massive Are John Lewis Staff Bonuses This Year?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK

The John Lewis Partnership has announced that more than 90,000 staff are set to get a bonus worth 15% of salary from a pot of £202.5 million after th...

How Not to Bring Up Independent Thinkers

Joe Ellis-Gage | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Joe Ellis-Gage

I want them to grow up to be able to make up their own minds about things and not be easily led. I want them to think things through and make sensible, rational decisions that are fair and just. But I want them to make the same sensible, rational decisions that I make. Otherwise their decisions would be wrong and that would annoy me...

Too Many Chavs Are Coming For Free Waitrose Coffee, Shoppers Rage

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK

Waitrose customers are up in arms over concerns that a loyalty card scheme offering people a free tea or coffee is attracting the sort of customers wh...

Waitrose Apologises For Air-Brushing Food Campaigner Jack Monroe's Tattoos

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.12.2013 | UK

Poverty campaigner Jack Monroe, who runs a popular thrifty food blog, was surprised upon opening Waitrose magazine, that one picture had her tattoos a...

Think Like Peter Crouch - The Success of Your Christmas Ad Campaign Depends on It

Jack R. Miles | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK
Jack R. Miles

When deciding how to stand out at Christmas, it is vital that brands leverage and amplify their DNA - taking what is at the core of their identity and leveraging it in a way that is likely to resonate with consumers on a festive level.

Brits Don't Want Our Jobs, Say Ocado And Domino's Pizza Bosses

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2013 | UK

Brits should find jobs of their own and stop complaining about immigrants from Romania and Bulgaria coming here to work, Ocado's Sir Stuart Rose has s...