Commenting on "disappointing" trading figures over the festive period, Morrisons chief executive Dalton Philips said:
In a difficult market our sales performance was lower than anticipated, but we have a strong business and significant opportunities to advance our strategy, as we accelerate our multi-channel offer.
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