The most wealthy areas in Wales and Northern Ireland are on average poorer in terms of disposable income than the most deprived areas of London, according to new official statistics.
FirstGroup is spending �73m on 355 low emission buses in what the transport company described as the biggest UK order yet for the latest environmentally-friendly vehicles.
APPLEGREEN, one of Ireland's biggest petrol forecourt retailers, announced plans yesterday to make a �230m stock market debut, in what will be the first Irish retail initial public offering (IPO) since the recession.
The shape of the high street has shifted in one of the most symbolic signs yet of the rise and rise of discount retailing. B&M Bargains, the cut-price variety retailer chaired by the former Tesco boss Sir Terry Leahy, is understood to have snapped up 12 of the 14 ...
Kingfisher, Europe's largest home improvement retailer, met analysts' expectations for first-quarter earnings and reached agreements to complete almost a quarter of its planned B&Q store closures.