8th November 2018






Argos takeover boosts Sainsbury’s trading

Image copyright Newscast Half-year results at Sainsbury’s have been boosted by its takeover of catalogue retailer Argos. Cost savings improved profits, while adding Argos outlets to Sainsbury’s stores was “driving an increase in trading intensity”,…




Dyson wins ruling over vacuum cleaner tests

Image copyright Getty Images Dyson, the household appliance maker, has won a battle in the European courts over the way vacuum cleaners’ energy efficiency is labelled. The UK engineering firm said the tests behind the…


Mid-term elections 2018: What they mean for business

Image copyright Reuters Image caption What do the 2018 mid-term elections mean for business? Big business thrived in the first two years of the Trump administration, as President Donald Trump is fond of noting. That…