Manufacturers' association EEF said it was concerned Treasury was moving slowly over new industrial strategy. Photograph: Piero Cruciatti/Rex.
A planned price hike in Marmite brought home to many the everyday consequences of a free-falling pound. Photograph: Christopher Thomond for the Guardian.
Philip Morris will have to pay close attention to a proposed full takeover of Reynolds American from its global tobacco rival. Dan Caplinger.
Microsoft has raised the prices of its UK enterprise software services such as Office and Azure to reflect the plunging pound in a sign of higher technology costs to come for British businesses following the vote to leave the EU.
SCANDAL-hit Cobham was torpedoed by another shock profit warning today after bosses talked down the company's fortunes for the rest of the year.