Companies in the UK services sector are more cautious than at any point during the last three years, a survey by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) released on Thursday (26 May) has showed.
Oil prices have pushed above $50 a barrel for the first time this year, as demand strengthens for motor fuels and traders weigh the threat of further supply outages.
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 clothing firm which supplied BHS has gone out of business, blaming the collapse of the high street store. Derbyshire based Courtaulds, which made Pretty Polly tights, went into administration with the loss of 350 jobs.