Ocado has reached an agreement to acquire 6RS

WALTHAM, Mass. (May 4, 2023) – 6 River Systems is pleased to announce that Ocado Group (“Ocado”), a leading global fulfillment solutions provider headquartered in the UK, has reached an agreement to acquire our company. After nearly four years of innovating and growing under Shopify, we’re excited to join forces with Ocado to continue accelerating growth for our customers and products.

Ocado has been delivering innovative solutions for over two decades and shares 6RS’s passion for our industry and customers. With over 2,500 technologists dedicated to designing and delivering unique fulfillment solutions to some of the world’s leading retailers, Ocado Group is a perfect home for the next phase of our evolution. This partnership enables 6 River Systems to combine our products and services with Ocado’s operations, while also allowing us to focus on building and improving our “Chuck” based offerings in use in over 100 warehouses by over 70 customers around the world.

By combining our strengths with Ocado’s, 6RS will offer its customers the best and brightest resources, talent, and capabilities the industry has to offer. And we’re just getting started!