The high street crisis deepened yesterday after City watchdogs launched an investigation into bogus profit claims at Tesco while Sainsbury's revealed a disastrous fall in sales.
LONDON Oct 2 (Reuters) - British designer clothing brand Ted Baker said demand for its autumn/winter collections had been good despite September's unusually warm weather, as it posted a 24 percent rise in first half profit.
A woman carries a Tesco shopping bag outside a branch of the supermarket in London. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters. The UK's top financial regulator has launched a full-scale investigation into the �250m accounting scandal that has plunged Tesco ...
Britons have less cash to splash, fewer hours out of the office and their thumbs attached to a smartphone - and Domino's Pizza is delighted.
Let's start with the question every member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) loves to hate: is US recruit Kristin Forbes a hawk, a dove, or even - as deputy governor Minouche Shafik recently described herself - an owl?