Consumers have enjoyed a 16th consecutive month of falling high street prices, as an ongoing price war between the nation's grocers has held down food inflation.
Royal Mail will begin delivering letters and parcels and opening offices on Sundays from this weekend. The postal service will trial deliveries inside the M25 this Sunday, with a view to expanding it across the whole network.
... * HSBC services PMI hits 17-month high of 54.1 in Aug. * Aug official services PMI rises to 54.4 from July's 54.2. * Suggests services more resilient than manufacturing.
TOKYO/SYDNEY (Reuters) - The dollar hovered at 14-month highs against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday, underpinned by stronger-than-expected U.S.
On Monday, the new CEO of Tesco, Dave Lewis, sent a message to all employees asking them to email him directly if they had any complaints or suggestions about how to improve the chain.