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Morrisons is in 'much better shape' than it has been for some time, analysts said

Morrisons is in ‘much better shape’: analyst

By Matt Atherton

Morrisons is “in much better shape” than it was last year, as it further exploits its manufacturing capacity, analysts say, ahead of its first-quarter results, due on May 4.

Morrisons profit increased 11.6% in the 12 months to January 29

Morrisons’ profit would make Sir Ken ‘very happy’

By Matt Atherton

Morrisons has reported an 11.6% increase in underlying profit to £337M, in a financial statement which the late Sir Ken Morrison “would have been very happy to observe”, according to analyst Shore Capital.

Morrisons revealed pre-tax profits down 52%

Morrisons posts plunging pre-tax profit – down 52%

By Michael Stones

Beleaguered supermarket chain Morrisons has posted pre-tax profit down 52% to £345M for the full-year to February 1 and axed 380 jobs with the closure of 23 convenience stores.

Top food manufacturing news of the year

Top food manufacturing news of the year

By Laurence Gibbons

An article revealing the identity of Britain’s most popular chocolate bar was the most widely read on this site during 2014.

Sir Ken Morrison tells Morrisons' boss: “I have something like 1,000 bullocks and, having listened to your presentation, Dalton, you’ve got a lot more bullshit than me.”

Sir Ken Morrison in ‘bullshit’ attack on supermarket boss

By Michael Stones

Sir Ken Morrison, the outspoken former chairman of Morrisons, has launched a stinging attack on the retailer’s boss Dalton Philips, describing his strategy for the recovery of the troubled business as “bullshit”.