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 Dow Jones reports that Tesco’s market share in the UK was stagnant at 30.6 percent during the most recent quarter, compared to the same period a year ago - suggesting that perhaps the retailer has arrested the slight but steady share slippage that it has been experiencing in many of its recent quarters.

Walmart-owned Asda Group’s market share during the quarter dropped slightly from 16.9 percent to 16.8 percent, while Sainsbury’s share went up from 16.1 percent to 16.3 percent. William Morrison Supermarkets’ market share went up from 11.5 percent to 11.8 percent.

According to the story, the UK’s discount retailers, “Aldi, Netto and Lidl
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