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Sir Ken Morrison: ‘Marc Bolland patently wasn’t a retailer'

Sir Ken Morrison, the veteran grocer and former chairman of Wm Morrison, has torn into Marc Bolland, the Dutchman who quit running the supermarket chain earlier this year to take the top job at Marks & Spencer The Daily Telegraph reports.

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Sir Ken Morrison: ‘Marc Bolland patently wasn’t a retailer'

Sir Ken Morrison, the veteran grocer and former chairman of Wm Morrison, has torn into Marc Bolland, the Dutchman who quit running the supermarket chain earlier this year to take the top job at Marks & Spencer The Daily Telegraph reports.

Sir Ken told shareholders at Morrisons' annual meeting in B
radford that he never had much time for Mr Bolland, a former Heineken executive."We worked together for a couple of years but I wasn't too disappointed when he left – he patently wasn't a retailer," said the septuagenarian Yorkshireman. Full article here

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