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No longer against the strong summer figures, the grocery market has picked up the pace in the 12 weeks to October 6th. Growth was +1.3%, from +0.5% in the previous period, according to Kantar. With inflation dropping from 1.0% to 0.8%, higher volumes drive this growth. We look at the results in more detail and the latest news from the key retailers.

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The grocery market returned to growth in the 12 weeks to September 8th with sales at +0.5% according to Kantar. Following a challenging summer, the warmer weather over the August bank holiday helped to boost sales. We look at the results in more detail including the impressive performances from Co-op and Ocado. Stand-out performance from Co-op Co-op saw excellent growth in this period with ...
At its interim results, the UK's fourth largest grocer has reported a slowdown in growth and unveiled a number of initiatives to rebuild trading momentum. Headline results Group LFL (ex fuel/ex VAT): +0.2% (Q1: +2.3%, Q2: -1.9%) for the 26 weeks to 4 August 2019 Retail contribution to LFL: -1.1% (Q1: +0.2%, Q2: -2.4%) Wholesale contribution to LFL: +1.3% (Q1: +2.1%, Q2: +0.5%) T...
Ahead of Morrisons half year results on Thursday we look at five areas of focus for the UK’s fourth largest grocer. 1. Trading challenges Morrisons has had the longest spell of uninterrupted growth of the Big Four with 14 consecutive quarters of positive LFL growth. However, the gap over its rivals has been shrinking as their performance has picked up and it has become harder for Morriso...

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15/10/2019
Kantar market shares are generated using Kantar Worldpanel's till-roll scanning methodology and extrapolated using a sample of 30,000 households. Figures are calculated over a rolling 12 week period and include VAT.
01/10/2019
An essential summary of trading priorities, latest developments, and other key commercial insights for Morrisons.
20/09/2019
We review Morrisons interim 2019/20 results as it continues to deliver against its 'Fix, Rebuild and Grow' turnaround strategy. The report explores the progress Morrisons is making against its six priorities and the rapid development of its online and wholesale operations. It also includes updated forecasts to 2024.
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