Ocado Group and Groupe Casino today announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) to extend their partnership. This extension will see:
- The creation of a JV to provide logistics services to OSP-powered CFCs in France, which will be available to all grocery retailers;
- A partnership for Ocado to integrate Octopia’s marketplace platform into OSP and allow OSP partners around the world to launch their own marketplace offering (Octopia is a subsidiary of Cdiscount);
- Groupe Casino to deploy Ocado’s In-Store Fulfilment solution across its Monoprix store estate.
For more information, a press release is attached to this news.