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Morrisons unveils fresh sushi counter at Manchester store

12 Feb 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Morrisons has launched its first fresh sushi counter at its store in Piccadilly Gardens in Manchester city centre

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Co-operative Group is fastest-growing non-discounter Subscription

09 Feb 2016 | By Andrew Don

Latest market data from Kantar Worldpanel also shows Aldi and Lidl increased sales but combined market share dips

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No G rolls gluten-free pies, quiches and tarts into Morrisons Subscription

08 Feb 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

The brand will be available in 355 stores around the UK

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Morrisons slashes oysters' price ahead of Valentine’s Day

08 Feb 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Nearly two thirds of Brits have never eaten the shellfish, claims the supermarket

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Morrisons' Price Crunch returns with fresh fruit & veg focus Subscription

01 Feb 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Price Crunch will be a rolling programme of lower prices lasting at least three months


Morrisons challenges its placing in animal welfare report Subscription

29 Jan 2016 | By Kevin White

The retailer was ranked in the fourth of six tiers in the annual Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare audit

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Tulip wins Morrisons listing for Danepak bacon range Subscription

28 Jan 2016

Danepak 220g smoked and unsmoked bacon rashers are being rolled into the retailer’s stores across the country this week

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Andy Atkinson made Morrisons marketing and customer director Subscription

15 Jan 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Atkinson has also been carrying out the role of marketing director on an interim basis for the past nine months

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Morrisons springs a Christmas trading surprise Subscription

12 Jan 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

A year ago, the beleaguered retailer’s poor festive performance proved the death knell for former CEO Dalton Philips

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Discounters score big in Kantar Christmas figures Subscription

12 Jan 2016 | By Andrew Don

Lidl records Christmas sales uplift of 18%, with Aldi at 13.3%


Morrisons results: what the analysts say Subscription

12 Jan 2016 | By Gavin Cleaver

Analyst comments as Morrisons posts improved trading performance over the Christmas period


City snapshot: Morrisons posts 0.2% like for like Christmas sales rise Subscription

12 Jan 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Morrisons saw like for like sales rise by 0.2% (ex fuel) in the nine weeks to 3 January, topping analyst expectations for its festive trading.

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Morrisons changes Milk for Farmers label after criticism Subscription

17 Dec 2015 | By Kevin White

The retailer says it plans to launch additional SKUs in 2016

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Sainsbury's stays ahead of the market as share hits 16.7% Video Subscription

15 Dec 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

Strong performances from Sainsbury’s, The Co-operative Group and Aldi and Lidl

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Morrisons launches first of five forecourt pilots Subscription

14 Dec 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

Morrisons returns to the c-store sector with new Daily fascia

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Greene King's Rooney Anand appointed Morrisons director Subscription

14 Dec 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

Morrisons taps up Greene King boss Anand for non-exec role

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Morrisons says Milk for Farmers sales outstripping Evian Subscription

10 Dec 2015 | By Kevin White

Sales of Morrisons’ Milk for Farmers are outstripping volumes of organic milk and even Evian water, the retailer claims

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Morrisons follows Iceland in taking milk four-pinter price to £1 Subscription

07 Dec 2015 Updated: 07 Dec 2015 | By Kevin White

Morrisons claims the move will support dairy farmers


Morrisons exits FTSE 100 as share price continues to fall Subscription

04 Dec 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

After clinging on by its fingernails this year, Morrisons finally succumbed to the weight of its falling share price


Morrisons and Rosemount launch crowdsourced wine Subscription

26 Nov 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Foodies were tasked with creating new white wine blend that championed Sauvignon Blanc

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Morrisons adds "UK's cheeriest voice" to self-service tills Subscription

23 Nov 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

Morrisons look to Festive Fred to guide shoppers this Christmas


Morrisons removes kangaroo steaks from sale Subscription

19 Nov 2015 | By Carina Perkins

The retailer insisted the kangaroo steaks were a limited-time promotion

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Aldi and Lidl reach combined 10% of UK grocery as sales surge

17 Nov 2015 | By Andrew Don

Kantar Worldpanel figures show Lidl enjoyed a 19% surge in sales year on year in the latest 12-week period

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Morrisons claims War on Waste cut out key waste efforts Subscription

13 Nov 2015 | By Kevin White

Morrisons has hit back at criticism from Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s War on Waste documentary

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Morrisons appoints Post Office CEO to its board

12 Nov 2015 | By Nick Norton

Morrisons has appointed Post Office chief executive Paula Vennells as a non-executive director.

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Morrisons Edgbaston, Birmingham: G33 store of the week Subscription

21 Jan 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

This can be a bit of a scrappy time of the year for supermarkets but we made a special push

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Morrisons Hunters Tryst, Edinburgh: G33 store of the week Subscription

14 Jan 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

The Christmas period was really positive for us. Morrisons put together a great promotional package

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Morrisons Edinburgh wins as availability plagues rivals Subscription

14 Jan 2016 | By Lauren Morgan

It was another low-scoring week for service and availability in The Grocer 33


Morrisons in rare win but no surprise as Waitrose comes last Subscription

03 Dec 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

Morrisons notched a rare win in the G33 price competition this week

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My Week… by Festive Fred (as told to Bill Tush) Subscription

03 Dec 2015

I’m here to protest on behalf of all the automata at the Morrisons checkouts

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How Morrisons tie-up with MFG could shake up forecourt sector Subscription

06 Nov 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

The move has been described as “massive” by one of MFG’s forecourt rivals

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Morrisons' Motor Fuel Group 'symbol' move is a smart one Subscription

30 Oct 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

On Monday came the news that Morrisons was getting back into the c-store game

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Morrisons' food artist carves up frightening famous faces Subscription

29 Oct 2015

Hopefully all you pumpkin lovers are now maniacally stabbing horrific faces into a fleshy squash


Morrisons has the right attitude to data breach action Subscription

28 Oct 2015 | By James Halliwell

When thousands of your employees sue you, it suggests you’ve done something pretty bad. Yet it’s happening to Morrisons right now. And it hasn’t.

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Ian Brocklehurst of Morrisons Birtley: G33 store of the week Subscription

22 Oct 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Birtley is an old mining town and until now there’s been no other large supermarkets in the town itself

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Does Morrisons’ move show price-matching schemes are past their sell-by date? Subscription

05 Oct 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

Morrisons insists it was comfortable with the cost and claims that customers simply didn’t understand the concept

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M Kitchen Sticky Toffee Sharer: acid test Subscription

25 Sep 2015 | By Vince Bamford

New to the Morrisons Kitchen Really Good Puds sub brand, this chilled dessert serves two for £1.99

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