Count in Excel

Attached I have a file for reference. Column A lists the line items of an invoice. There are two type of items. One states "Mobile Bath" and the other states "Bath & Groom".

I need Column to count how many times it says "Bath & Groom". I need column C to count how many times it says "Mobile Bath"
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Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj)Excel & VBA ExpertCommented:
Try this...

In B2
=(LEN(A2)-LEN(SUBSTITUTE(A2,"Bath & Groom","")))/LEN("Bath & Groom")

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In C2
=(LEN(A2)-LEN(SUBSTITUTE(A2,"Mobile Bath","")))/LEN("Mobile Bath")

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And then copy both the formulas down.

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cansevinAuthor Commented:
You are amazing. Made my morning. Thanks! Merry Christmas!
Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj)Excel & VBA ExpertCommented:
You're welcome! Glad it worked as desired.
Thanks and Merry Christmas to you too. :)
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