Tag Archives: Dalton Philips

CEO Philips walks the plank at struggling Morrisons

The New Year always brings pain for some retailers – they have to pay the next quarter’s rent in advance and bad Christmas trading means they often can’t – but this year it’s looking a bit more personal. Morrisons, currently ...

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Former Tesco boss Higginson steps in at Morrisons

The heat has just been turned up a few notches on incoming Tesco CEO Dave Lewis with the announcement that former Tesco finance director Andrew Higginson (left) is to be the next chairman of rival Morrisons. Morrisons CEO Dalton Philips ...

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Cricketer Freddie Flintoff scores for Morrisons

When UK supermarket Morrisons and agency DLKW Lowe signed up former England cricketer Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff to front its advertising we questioned whether a sportsman as well-known for his off the pitch japes as heroic deeds on it was a ...

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Will Morrisons deal be fifth-time lucky for fashion guru George Davies?

Dalton Philips, the new boss at Morrisons, is ringing the changes and next on the list is a big move into clothing. To that end he’s talking to fashion business veteran George Davies, the creator of Next, George (for Asda), ...

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Morrisons to take on Tesco and Sainsburys with convenience stores

Heady times at Morrisons under new chief executive officer Dalton Philips. Not only has the chain produced an excellent set of figures but it’s planning to take on the big boys by launching a chain of convenience stores and maybe ...

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