UK PM’s fiancée urges more shops to ban coconut products from monkey labour

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s fiancée Carrie Symonds on Friday welcomed pledges by four British retailers to

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New Sainsbury’s boss debuts with lockdown boosted sales rise

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – Sainsbury’s (SBRY.L), Britain’s second biggest supermarket chain, said underlying retail sales soared 8.2%

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Tesco rebuked as shareholders vote down directors’ pay report

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – Shareholders decisively voted down Tesco’s remuneration report on Friday, as Britain’s largest retailer joined

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UPDATE 2-Britain’s lockdown drives Tesco’s sales and costs higher

This post was originally published on this site… * UK first quarter underlying sales up 8.7%. * Online sales up 48.5%, convenience up 9.5%. * Reiterates flat retail profit outlook for

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UPDATE 1-Britain’s lockdown drives Tesco’s sales and costs higher

This post was originally published on this site(Adds detail, background, quote). LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) – Tesco, Britain’s biggest retailer, said underlying UK sales rose 8.7%

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UK’s Supreme Court rules against Mastercard, Visa in retailers’ fees battle

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s highest court on Wednesday upheld an earlier Court of Appeal ruling that credit card companies Visa (V.N)

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UPDATE 1-Sausage roll supremo Greggs to reopen 800 UK stores

This post was originally published on this site(Adds detail). LONDON, June 16 (Reuters) – After 12 weeks of coronavirus lockdown, for Britons hankering for a Greggs sausage roll the wait is

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Britain’s Travis Perkins to cut 2500 jobs as recession looms

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – Travis Perkins (TPK.L), Britain’s biggest building materials group, plans to cut around 2,500 jobs or 9% of its

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Britain’s Travis Perkins says sales are recovering

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON, June 15 (Reuters) – Travis Perkins, Britain’s biggest building materials group, said sales volumes in May were down 40% on last

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England’s shops back in business as lockdown eased

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – After 83 days of coronavirus lockdown, non-essential stores in England reopen their doors on Monday, hoping to get the

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