Concerns over the European referendum and slowing global growth have dealt a blow to optimism in the services sector, according to a report.
The company tells Sky News the looming sugar tax on soft drinks is unlikely to be absorbed by Coca-Cola but by its customers. 20:55, UK, Wednesday 25 May 2016.
Easy, Tiger. Steve Rowe, new boss of Marks and Spencer, wants to “cherish” the core customer he refers to as “Mrs M&S”.
A pair of BHS suppliers have toppled into administration, resulting in 350 job losses, as the pain caused from the collapse of the retailer spreads through the sector.
The chancellor, George Osborne, uses a cash machine at a branch of Lloyds bank in central London. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images. Jill Treanor.