The Australian owner of Homebase has sold the DIY chain for £1, ending its disastrous foray into the UK.
Charges brought against Barclays bank over a $3bn loan made to Qatari investors have been thrown out by a court, in a major setback for the Serious Fraud Office.
Overall sales dropped 8 per cent for independent retailers on Saturday compared to the previous weekend, according to retail data released today. Spending also decreased by 2 per cent.
The price of fuel has hit a three-and-a-half-year high as the price of oil continues to climb, putting more pressure on consumers.
Tesco has announced it is scrapping best before guidance dates from nearly 70 fruit and vegetable lines as part of efforts to help slash food waste.
Hundreds of Marks & Spencer staff are poised to find out as early as today if their store is one of the 40 additional stores to be added to the retailer’s store closure programme.
SMEs could be eligible for a slice of a £100m fund offered by Lloyds Bank to help access supply chain opportunities for Hinkley Point.