them are focusing on England area, uncovering some remote cities like Swansea (OCADO, 2016b). Instead of building more distribution centers, OCADO seeks an another way to improve its market sales, as mentioned above, it cooperates with one of the four leading supermarkets: Morrison’s. Morrison’s sells OCADO’s products in its own websites (BBC NEWS, 2016).
Delivery slot and according delivery fees
Summary of Four leading British supermarkets and OCADO’s delivery time and fees
Weekday: 8 am – 11pm
Sat: 9 am – 10 pm
Sun: 10 am – 10 pm
1 --- 7
(£4 surcharge on online orders under £40)
Weekday: 7 am – 11pm
Sat: 8 am – 10 pm
Sun: 8 am – 10 pm
1 --- 6
8 am – 11pm
1 --- 6
6am – 11:30 pm
1 --- 5
6am – 11:30 pm
Free (£40 minimum)
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