Majestic Wine

Majestic Wine posts 6.3% sales growth

Majestic Wine posted a 6.3% growth in sales for the 10 weeks to December 31. According to the company's Christmas trading update, group sales were...
car sales

UK car sales slide at steepest rate since 2008

UK car sales fell by almost 7% last year, marking the biggest annual fall since the financial crisis. Figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers...
Churchill China

Churchill China shares rise amid “substantial progress”

Churchill China (LON:CHH) shares rose on Monday morning after the company updated the market on its "substantial progress" for the year to December end. The...
Condé Nast

Condé Nast posts annual loss of £14m

Condé Nast reported a loss £14 million for the year, a significant downturn from the the £6.6 million posted the year before. The publisher, which...
Next

Next shares up despite lowered profit guidance

Despite strong sales in the run-up to Christmas, Next has lowered its full-year profit guidance. The high street fashion retailer lowered full-year profit forecast from the...
tesco supermarket

Plastic bag fee to double and affect all retailers

New plans under the environment secretary will double the cost of plastic bags to 10p. There will be a government consultation on the plastic bag...
Yu Group

Yu Group shares plunge as FCA launch investigation

Yu Group shares (LON:YU) took a tumble on Wednesday after the FCA confirmed its intention to a launch an investigation into the company. The Financial...
Flybe

Flybe shares soar 10% amid takeover talks

Shares in Flybe soared on Wednesday after it emerged that Virgin Atlantic is still in talks to buy the budget airline. Virgin Atlantic announced that it...
Inflation

UK Inflation falls to lowest level since March 2017

UK inflation eased to 2.3% in November, marking the lowest level since March 2017. According to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics...

$120m severance package axed for former CBS boss

Following an inquiry into his sexual misconduct allegations, the former CBS has denied a $120 million (£95 million) severance package. Les Moonves was accused of sexual harassment...
british airways

British Airways announces direct flights to Pakistan, shares rise

British Airways has announced plans to continue flights to Pakistan following a 10-year hiatus following a hotel bombing in the country. Following the new airport that was...

Twitter shares fall on “unusual activity” amid hacking concerns

Shares in Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) fell on Monday after the tech group warned of "unusual activity" from China and Saudi Arabia. After the group discovered unusual traffic...

Victoria Beckham’s fashion label posts £10m loss

Victoria Beckham's fashion label has posted a £10 million loss, despite a 17% rise in revenue. Sales at Victoria Beckham Ltd grew and revenue increased to £42.5 million...
Jaguar Land Rover

5,000 jobs to be cut at Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to cut up to 5,000 jobs in the new year. As the car manufacturer struggles amid Brexit uncertainty, falling sales...
GAME

GAME Digital considers AIM market, shares fall

Shares in GAME Digital fell on Thursday after the group said it may move its shares from the London Stock Exchange to AIM. After announcing the...
Purplebricks

Purplebricks shares fall almost 13% on interim results

Purplebricks shares (LON:PURP) fell almost 13% on Thursday after the company reported its interim results. The real estate agency said group revenue was up 75%...

Branson’s Virgin Galactic preps for test flight

Virgin Galactic will send a rocket into space later on Thursday, hoping for it to "fly higher and faster". Sir Richard Branson's space startup hopes...
bonmarche

Bonmarché issues profit warning, shares plunge

Shares in Bonmarché have plunged as much as 50% on Thursday after the retailer issued another profit warning. The womenswear chain revealed that profits could...
sports direct

Sports Direct profits dented by House of Fraser acquisition

Sports Direct has reported a 27% decline in profits, as its acquisition of House of Fraser impacted earnings. The sports goods retailer said underlying profit...

Rolls-Royce confirms stockpiling ahead of Brexit

Rolls-Royce has become the latest manufacturer to make plans to stockpile ahead of Brexit. The aerospace firm confirmed this week that it has activated contingency plans in attempts...