August 20, 2018

600 jobs at House of Fraser warehouses ‘at risk’

More than 600 jobs are under threat at House of Fraser warehouses operated by XPO Logistics, a union has said.
August 20, 2018

Fashion site Farfetch seeks New York share float

Farfetch, a London-based luxury fashion website, has filed plans to list on the New York Stock Exchange. 
August 20, 2018

PepsiCo buys fizzy drinks firm SodaStream for $3.2bn

Drinks and snacks giant PepsiCo has bought Israel's fizzy drink maker SodaStream for $3.2bn (£2.5bn).
August 20, 2018

Living wage ‘fails to cover families’ basic needs’

Parents working full-time on the minimum wage are still not earning enough to provide their families with a no-frills lifestyle, research suggests.
August 20, 2018

Chaos at Gatwick as staff handwrite flight info

Staff at Gatwick Airport have had to write information about flight departures on whiteboards after a technical issue means screens have failed.
August 20, 2018

KPMG fined £2m for misconduct on Ted Baker audit

KPMG has been fined £2m by the accountancy watchdog for misconduct over its audits of fashion retailer Ted Baker.
August 20, 2018

Indian Uber rival Ola launches taxi app in UK

Indian ride-hailing business Ola has launched in the UK, with users in South Wales now able to use it to hire transport.
August 20, 2018

Greece bailout ends – but belt-tightening not over

After almost a decade of tough austerity measures, Greece can financially "stand on its own feet" after receiving tens of billions of euros to help it fix its economy and banking sector.
August 20, 2018

Mulberry warns House of Fraser collapse will hit profits

Luxury handbag maker Mulberry has issued a profit warning after the collapse of House of Fraser into administration, shortly before it was bought by Sports Direct.
August 19, 2018

Ministry of Justice takes over ‘appalling’ G4S prison

The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) is stepping in to take over the running of Birmingham prison after officials decided the private contractor G4S couldn't cope with the out-of-control prison.
August 19, 2018

Fears for climate as US relax rules on oil reserves

The Trump administration has relaxed controls on America's oil reserves in a move that makes no mention of climate change.
August 19, 2018

Office Outlet seeks three-year rent holiday

One of the UK's biggest stationery retailers is asking some of its landlords ‎for a three-year rent holiday in the latest restructuring plan forced on the industry by soaring costs and weak sales.