The bottling section of a SABMiller brewery in Shenyang, north-east China. Photograph: Sheng Li/Reuters. Sean Farrell. Wednesday 7 October 2015 02.59 EDT Last modified on Wednesday 7 October 2015 08.21 EDT.
An early holiday shutdown of car plants led factory production to fall by 0.7% in July. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA. Larry Elliott Economics editor.
Argos has stepped up its advance into e-commerce with the launch of a same-day delivery service in the UK. Deliveries via its Fast Track service will be available in four time slots throughout the day until 10pm, for a flat fee of �3.95.
A worker rotates a gas turbine during assembly at the Siemens gas turbine factory. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images. Graeme Wearden.
Sports Direct International is on the slide after unveiling a deal to take full control of Irish clothing retailer Heatons. Mike Ashley's retail business currently owns 50% of Heatons, which has 44 stores in the Republic of Ireland and ten in Northern ...