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Morrisons to get more regional cheeses through Bradburys

27 May 2016 | By Kevin White

A total of 23 cheeses will be introduced regionally in stores from this week

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'Bacon for Farmers' brand eyed by Morrisons Subscription

27 May 2016 | By Kevin White

It has registered the trade mark Bacon for Farmers with the Intellectual Property Office

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Morrisons advertises its free-from range for first time Video Subscription

23 May 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Chain has doubled its free-from range by adding more than 200 new lines

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Morrisons to use mystery shoppers to monitor store standards Subscription

20 May 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Morrisons is bringing in a mystery shopping agency to monitor availability, customer service and store standards

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Timpson to take over Morrisons dry cleaning at 116 stores Subscription

19 May 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

The outlets will be branded ‘Timpson at Morrisons’…

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First Morrisons line goes live on Amazon Pantry Subscription

17 May 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

So far there is only one line available, a 400g tin of Morrisons petits pois and carrots, priced at 78p

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Morrisons fresh products on Amazon Pantry 'an error' Subscription

11 May 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Four pints of Morrisons 1% fat fresh milk had a price tag of £68.75

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Morrisons’ first quarter like-for-likes up 0.7% Subscription

05 May 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Morrisons records second consecutive quarter of like-for-like sales growth


Morrisons accused of kicking farmers in teeth with new milk offer Subscription

04 May 2016 | By Kevin White

Retailer has launched a 2 for £2 deal on six-pinters, bring cost per pint down to 17p

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Morrisons hires new CTO from Halfords Subscription

19 Apr 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Anna Barsby replaces current CTO Dan Beecham, who is set to return to his native Australia

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Store managers facing the axe as Morrisons tackles performance Subscription

15 Apr 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

The Grocer understands there are fewer than 20 store managers affected by the current action

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Sainsbury's sales up 1.2% yoy as early Easter boosts sector Subscription

05 Apr 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Grocery prices were 1.5% lower than this time a year ago

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Former Morrisons retail director Martyn Fletcher joins 2 Sisters Subscription

31 Mar 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Fletcher takes the role of chief operating officer of protein at 2 Sisters Food Group

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Morrisons strides into fashion retail top 20

24 Mar 2016 | By Andrew Don

The supermarket group’s Nutmeg brand recorded more than 3.1 million transactions for the 12 months to the end of January

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Bryan Burger retires as Morrisons petrol chief Subscription

18 Mar 2016 | By Andrew Don

Burger will now take an extended break in his native South Africa

Morrisons Makes It ad campaign

Morrisons 'Makes It' for Easter in food-making TV ad Subscription

14 Mar 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Ad marks the start of Morrisons first campaign with Publicis London

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Morrisons trials sales-based 'cloud' ordering system Subscription

11 Mar 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Morrisons is piloting a new sales-based ordering system in two stores as part of company-wide drive to improve availability

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Morrisons’ underlying profit falls by 27% Subscription

10 Mar 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Morrisons’ pre tax underlying profit fell by 27% to hit analysts’ expectations of £302m


Co-op, Aldi and Lidl continue to make market share gains Video Subscription

08 Mar 2016 | By Andrew Don

Lidl’s sales grew by 18.9% and Aldi’s by 15.1% in the 12 weeks ending 28 February

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Andrew Higginson joins Shore Capital Markets as adviser Subscription

03 Mar 2016 | By Andrew Don

Higginson praised Shore Capital’s entrepreneurial spirit


Morrisons found vicariously liable for employee assault Subscription

03 Mar 2016 | By Andrew Don

Finding does not change the law on vicarious liability

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Amazon teams up with Morrisons: what the analysts say Subscription

29 Feb 2016

Leading City analysts react to news of Morrisons and Amazon’s wholesale supply deal

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Morrisons and Amazon strike landmark grocery supply deal Subscription

29 Feb 2016 | By Julia Glotz

Morrisons has also announced a new deal “in principle” with Ocado

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Morrisons says Milk for Farmers booming as target is smashed Subscription

26 Feb 2016 | By Kevin White

Morrisons Milk for Farmers generated more than £1m for Arla producers from its launch in October to the end of December

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Morrisons invests £30m to upgrade staff facilities Subscription

18 Feb 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Retailer says investment in staff will help drive a colleague-led turnaround

david potts

Fix. Rebuild. Grow. Potts' three-step plan for Morrisons Subscription

12 May 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

The growth Potts has delivered is significant given how Morrisons had performed before. So how has he pulled it off?

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Morrisons lines set to go live on Amazon 'any day' Subscription

06 May 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty, Kevin White

Morrisons has supplied the online giant with 800 ambient grocery lines already

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Morrisons Tŷ Glas, Cardiff: G33 store of the week Subscription

05 May 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

We have daily team huddles in the morning in which we can discuss any issues and how we are trading

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Vertical integration: pros and cons of your own supply chain Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Vertical integration offers better supply chain security, so why are more retailers not embracing it?

Morrisons Portsmouth

Morrisons Portsmouth: Grocer 33 Store of the Week Subscription

23 Mar 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

We have a really strong team and we work very hard to make sure we are giving great service to every single customer

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Morrisons Colindale concept is brimming with new ideas Subscription

11 Mar 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

The Grocer takes a tour of the new 38,000 sq ft Morrisons in Colindale, North London with group retail director Gary Mills


Morrisons' solid results represent 'mini-triumph' Subscription

11 Mar 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Morrisons even saw a tiny (0.1%) hike in fourth-quarter like-for-like sales

Morrisons strike deal with Amazon

Morrisons is playing dangerously. But it has a lot to gain Subscription

04 Mar 2016 | By Adam Leyland

Morrisons is playing a dangerous game. But if Amazon is successful it has a lot to gain at very little cost

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My Week… by David Potts (as told to Bill Tush) Subscription

04 Mar 2016

We’ve smashed the German-led competition and delighted the City!

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Is Morrisons boxing clever or is Amazon deal suicide? Subscription

04 Mar 2016 | By The Grocer News Team

In signing a supply deal with online giant Amazon has ?Morrisons just admitted a Trojan horse inside its walls?

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David Potts' deal with Amazon is an accomplished move Subscription

01 Mar 2016 | By Clive Black

David Potts has shown his skill, expertise and experience in extending Morrisons’ ecommerce reach…

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Amazon deal represents a potentially game-changing move for Morrisons Subscription

29 Feb 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

A renewed confidence at Morrisons has been created by Potts in a subtle, understated but significant way

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