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Four reasons John Lewis is under pressure

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 09:53
Its poor results come at a time of hardship for High Street stores in general and department stores in particular.

How incompetent men get ahead

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 09:28
Why Do So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders? Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic's book has a provocative title but what's the answer?

Quiz shares halve on fresh profit alert

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 09:01
The chain warns of "significant shortfall" in sales and says it now reviewing "all aspects" of its business.

Greggs vegan sausage roll boosts sales

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 08:46
The new snack drives a sharp rise in sales, as annual revenue tops £1bn for the first time.

Huawei sues US government over product ban

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 04:11
The Chinese telecoms firm is pushing back against claims its products present security risks.

Climate change: Government deal to boost offshore wind

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 00:44
A deal between the UK and the wind industry will ensure 30% of electricity comes from offshore wind by 2030.

Din Tai Fung: The accidental dumpling empire

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 00:10
Taiwan's famous dumpling chain Din Tai Fung has opened its first restaurant in London, but says it never planned to become this big.

New heights but no high - why hemp sales are soaring

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 00:07
With hemp now legal to grow in the US, it comes as global demand for the crop is rising strongly.

Geneva Motor Show: The weird and wonderful

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 00:04
Europe's biggest car show of the year has thrown up its usual mix of the fast and furious - and strange.

Is it time to ditch the suit and tie?

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 00:03
A new generation of employees could lay formal work wear to rest.

National Apprenticeship Week: How to win at work

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 00:01
As part of National Apprenticeship Week these apprentices are share their best do's and don'ts whilst starting out at work.

'I spent £700 on loot boxes in a month'

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 00:01
Online gamer George Proud says loot boxes within popular computer games are addictive.

Northern's long six-carriage trains delayed by two years

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 00:00
The company will not introduce its new long trains, aimed at reducing overcrowding, until the end of 2021.

Zuckerberg outlines plan for 'privacy-focused' Facebook

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 22:20
He also said Facebook would not store sensitive data in countries with weak records on human rights.

Government will audit how Eurotunnel spends £33m settlement

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 19:05
The Department for Transport will ensure a £33m settlement benefits "the wider economy".

Electric cars dominate at the Geneva Motor Show

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 17:08
As the global car industry shows off its latest models in Switzerland, electric power dominates.

Trump dealt blow as US trade deficit jumps

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 15:30
The gap between US imports and exports hits a 10-year high despite the president's reduction plan.

Bugatti unveils the world's most expensive new car

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 13:11
Bugatti's one-off supercar, unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show, sold for at least £9.5m before tax.

HSBC fights back in £450m pension row

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 13:06
Britain's biggest bank is facing a shareholder vote over a pension scheme campaigners say is unfair.

Uber 'not liable' for self-driving death

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 10:12
Prosecutors say Uber is not criminally liable for a crash involving one of its self-driving cars.