September 16, 2021

Ex-Hamptons chair to take helm at Foxtons after investor pressure

A former chairman of Hamptons International is to take the helm at Foxtons, the London-focused estate agent, following a period of pressure from its biggest investors.
September 16, 2021

Tobacco giant Philip Morris clinches shareholder backing for inhaler maker Vectura

Tobacco giant Philip Morris International (PMI) has clinched shareholder backing for its controversial £1.1bn takeover of asthma inhaler maker Vectura.
September 16, 2021

Premier League unveils Owners’ Charter to head off future breakaway threat

England’s 20 top-flight football club-owners will be required to sign a nine-point plan designed to maintain the competition’s integrity in a bid to avert any future breakaway threat.
September 16, 2021

Sudocrem uses: 8 different uses for the favourite nappy rash cream

SUDOCREM is the nappy rash cream we all know and love, but it can be used for more than just babies' bottoms. Here are 8 different uses for the popular cream.
September 16, 2021

A new defence alliance, fast fashion and the future of AI technology

A new defence alliance could be a big financial blow for France - as Britain, the US and Australia work more closely and share nuclear submarine secrets.
September 16, 2021

CVC snaps up Medivet in £1bn deal amid industry boom

CVC Capital Partners, the private equity giant, is buying one of Britain's biggest chains of veterinary clinics as it seeks to exploit a boom in pet ownership during the pandemic.
September 16, 2021

Fire-damaged power link will be out for six months, says National Grid

National Grid has warned that it will be more than six months before part of a power link between the UK and France, shut off because of a fire, is restored.
September 16, 2021

M&S blames Brexit as it axes 11 French high street stores

Marks and Spencer is to close 11 stores in France blaming "lengthy and complex export processes" affecting fresh and chilled products following Brexit.
September 16, 2021

John Lewis Partnership says price pressures are set to persist

The owner of John Lewis and Waitrose said it expected inflationary pressures to persist as it acknowledged "significant uncertainty" in the run-up to its key Christmas trading season.
September 16, 2021

DEAL OF THE DAY: Save 15% off this multitasking robot vacuum cleaner and mop

ROBOT vacuum cleaners are the latest smart cleaning appliance to become popular. Perfect for busy households and a variety of spaces, there's now a special offer where shoppers can get one of Amazon's bestsellers for a discount.
September 16, 2021

Co-op warns profits under pressure due to supply chain challenges

The Co-op has warned of pressure on profits as it faces "unplanned supply chain challenges".
September 16, 2021

The end of the password? Microsoft lets users log in with fingerprints and facial recognition instead

Microsoft is allowing people to ditch their passwords in favour of using fingerprints, facial recognition and authenticator apps instead.