One of our founding principles is to contribute to the wellbeing of the communities where we operate – both in the UK and abroad

Women farming

Giving back since 2005

The Waitrose Foundation supports the people who grow, pick and pack our produce

Improving lives


Children eating food

Give A Little Love

How we’re helping to support families in need – and how you can help, too

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Find out about Fairtrade

It aims to secure a better price and safe working conditions for farmers and workers

Global movement



Support for rural communities

The Prince’s Countryside Fund receives an annual donation from the sale of Duchy Organic products

Big difference

More about our values


Our farming

We believe that the best quality food comes from livestock and crops that are well cared for

Leading standards

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Find out how we're reducing our impact on the environment

Our progress

Waite, Rose and Taylor shop

Company information

Waitrose has grown into a global business from a single shop in Acton opened in 1904

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