Premier Inn owner Whitbread sales plummet but sees signs for optimism

This post was originally published on this sitePremier Inn owner Whitbread saw sales plummet in March, April and May this year but the company was upbeat the future. Sales were down 80% over the

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Lloyds boss António Horta-Osório to step down

This post was originally published on this siteLloyds boss António Horta-Osório has announced he will step down. The chief executive plans to leave in June next year, when he will

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Carrie Symonds says more UK retailers should ban coconut products from monkey labour

This post was originally published on this sitePrime Minister Boris Johnson’s fiancée Carrie Symonds has welcomed pledges by four British retailers to stop selling coconut products

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Tesco sales soar during lockdown as shoppers move online

This post was originally published on this siteTesco sales have soared during lockdown, the grocer said today. For the three months – March through to the end of May – sales increased

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Coronavirus: Home ownership aspirations tumble as recession fears mount

This post was originally published on this siteHome ownership aspirations have tumbled during the coronavirus lockdown as recession fears mount, latest research has revealed. According to

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Coronavirus: Pizza Express could close scores of restaurants

This post was originally published on this sitePizza Express could permanently close scores of its 470 UK restaurants, according to the Mail on Sunday. The paper reports that the high street

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Coronavirus: Branson sells stake in Galactic space business to keep Virgin afloat

This post was originally published on this siteSir Richard Branson has sold off another chunk of Virgin Galactic in order to raise finance for his other businesses. According to the Financial

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Market report: “Brave” investors snap up supermarket stocks just two months before Brexit

This post was originally published on this siteIt might seem like madness to snap up supermarket stocks with Brexit two months away, but that’s exactly what the City did today as the

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