More woe for the British consumer and retailers has just dropped from the Confederation of British Industry. Retail sales volumes fell in August at their fastest pace since July 2016, according to the CBI's latest survey.
Manufacturers churned out 8% more vehicles than in the same month last year as they geared up for the key month of September. 10:27, UK, Thursday 24 August 2017.
A German supermarket has emptied its shelves in an effort to make a point about racism and diversity. The Edeka store in Hamburg removed foreign-made products from its stock, replacing them with sign bearing anti-xenophobia slogans.
Sky's Ian King writes that the euro's strengthening against many international currencies poses a few problems for it. 16:57, UK, Wednesday 23 August 2017.
Royal Mail is to trial electric transport vans as part of its fleet in London. The postal operator has linked up with automotive technology company Arrival to trial nine fully electric commercial vehicles that will be used to transport packages between ...