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Retail sales slide as food sales drop following UK summer

Retail sales dropped in September by 0.8%. This decrease was a lot larger than anticipated. Indeed, the decrease is following a fall in demand at...

eBay files US lawsuit against Amazon

The online marketplace eBay has announced that it has filed a US lawsuit against Amazon for attempting to poach its customers. It described the...

Kleenex set to rebrand “Mansize” tissues

Kleenex has revealed that it will be rebranding its "Mansize" tissues. This is following criticism from customers and feminist campaigners alike regarding its sexism....
new look

New Look pull plug on China, closing 120 stores

New Look has announced plans to close the 120 stores in China, exiting the country. The fashion retailer said that due to poor profits and sales,...
national express

National Express report rise in profits after “strong summer”

National Express has reported a rise in group revenue and profit. The group reported a rise in pre-tax profit by 18.3% compared to the same period...

Cobalt airline suspends all operations

The budget airline Cobalt has announced that it is cancelling all flights from Wednesday. In a statement on their website, the airline said it is...

Theresa May suggests extension of transition period

Theresa May has hinted that she is willing to extend the Brexit transition period. The prime minister suggested a longer transition period to EU leaders on...

Ladbible takes over Unilad, saving 200 jobs

After going into administration last month, viral news website Unilad has been bought by rival LadBible. Owner of Unilad, Bentley Harrington, collapsed with £6.5 million worth of debts...

Barratt Developments forward sales up 12.4%

Residential property company Barratt Developments Plc (LON:BDEV) has reported an impressive start to the new fiscal year, with a 12.4% jump in on-year forward...

Segro rental income soars 43%

Property investor and developer Segro Plc (LON:SGRO) have seen their shares rally amid reports of an impressive nine months in 2018 - sharing the...