WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRWSY.PK)
16 Aug 2019
LONDON Asda, the British supermarket arm of U.S. retail giant Walmart , said uncertainty surrounding Brexit was affecting its customers as it eked out a small rise in second-quarter sales, helped by a later Easter this year. | Video
LONDON, Aug 15 Asda, the British supermarket arm of U.S. retail giant Walmart, said uncertainty surrounding Brexit was affecting its customers as it eked out a small rise in second-quarter sales, helped by a later Easter this year.
* Year-earlier sales boosted by heatwave * Sales fell at big four grocers * Inflation declines to 0.9% * Tesco, Sainsbury's and Morrisons shares fall (Adds detail, shares, table) LONDON, July 23 British grocery sales fell by 0.5% in the latest 12 week period in their first decline since June 2016, industry data showed on Tuesday, sending shares across the sector lower. Market researcher Kantar said the sales dip reflected a heatwave a year earlier which had
LONDON, July 23 Sales fell at all of Britain's big four supermarket groups over the latest 12 week period, reflecting heatwave-boosted sales during the same period last year which made comparisons tough, industry data showed on Tuesday.
LONDON, July 9 British online supermarket and technology company Ocado reported a 46% fall in first-half core earnings hurt by a fire at its flagship distribution centre but sounded a confident note on the outlook for sales of its warehouse robotics and software.
* Sainsbury's sales down 0.6% in 12 weeks to June 16 * Overall UK grocery sales up 1.4% in period * Sainsbury's due to update on first quarter next week (Adds table, analyst comment, shares) LONDON, June 25 British supermarket chain Sainsbury's underperformed its big four rivals again in the last 12 weeks, in a market that posted only modest growth during a wet start to the summer, industry data showed on Tuesday. In the 12 weeks to June 16, Sainsbury's sales fe
LONDON, June 25 British supermarket Sainsbury's underperformed its big four rivals again in a weak overall market during the 12 weeks to June 16, industry data showed on Tuesday.
LONDON The boss of Tesco said he had unfinished business at Britain's biggest retailer after its quarterly sales growth slowed in a subdued grocery market under a cloud from poor early summer weather.
* Shares recover early losses, up 0.9% at 0955 GMT (Adds detail, CEO comment, updates shares)
LONDON U.S. online retailer Amazon and British supermarket group Morrisons are extending their "Morrisons at Amazon" same-day online grocery delivery service to more cities across Britain.