A Tesco UK board. Two new board-level directors at Morrisons. And the real story of Andy Clarke's 'Ratner' moment.

These are some of the insights in an unprecedented seven-page study into the leadership changes transforming grocery retailing in this week's issue of The Grocer.

The New Generals feature in this issue includes exclusive interviews with all four new leaders at the top of the chain of command of British grocery.

Irish CEO Dalton Philips admits that Morrisons is "behind the curve in value own label".

Asda's CEO Andy Clarke says that he is determined to be open and transparent. "Trust has been lost in the banking crisis. The spirit in which business is conducted needs to change."

And Tesco's UK CEO-elect Richard Brasher, promises: "It's very exciting the UK is regaining a separate identity, with its own board, and that I've got the opportunity to give my complete attention to the UK so it can change and evolve."

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The New Generals of retailing (06 Novemebr 2010)