September 12, 2018

‘Big six’ firm SSE in price cap profit warning

SSE, the "big six" energy firm, has issued a profit warning amid Theresa May's looming price cap on the industry's default tariffs.
September 12, 2018

New savings scheme to help low-income workers

Hundreds of thousands of people on low incomes could benefit from a new savings scheme designed to help them build up a healthy cash reserve.
September 12, 2018

Iceland ditches plastic packaging for its bananas

Iceland has announced it is starting to stop selling bananas in plastic packaging - and is urging other supermarkets to do the same.
September 11, 2018

Archbishop’s TUC speech risks political controversy

The Archbishop of Canterbury is risking further political controversy by backing trade unions in holding employers to account.
September 11, 2018

Cadbury to stockpile chocolate ahead of Brexit

Cadbury owner Mondelez will stockpile key ingredients in its products to protect itself in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
September 11, 2018

‘No deal’ Brexit could cost £60m a day, Jaguar boss warns

The chief executive of Jaguar Land Rover has warned that supply bottlenecks resulting from a "no deal" Brexit could bring to a halt production at the company's UK car plants.
September 11, 2018

Bank may move 4,000 jobs out of UK after ‘no-deal’

Banking executives have warned thousands of jobs could be at risk depending on the deal Britain secures with the European Union.
September 11, 2018

Co-op prescribes pharmacy return with Dimec deal

The Co-op Group, Britain's best-known mutual, will this week prescribe a return to the pharmacy sector four years after offloading its bricks-and-mortar chemists chain amid a cash crisis.
September 11, 2018

Carney Bank of England term extended until 2020

Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney will remain in post longer after Brexit to "support continuity" in the economy.
September 11, 2018

Why are investors upset with Unilever?

The fuse has been lit today on a potentially explosive row between one of Europe's largest companies and its City shareholders.
September 11, 2018

UK pay growth expands at fastest pace in three years

British workers saw their pay rise at the fastest pace in three years as businesses struggled to hire staff, the ONS says.
September 11, 2018

JD Sports bucks trend with record profit

JD Sports Fashion has continued to buck high street gloom with a 19% jump in first-half earnings as demand for "athleisure" wear rises and it expands overseas.