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Carpteright shares slump after profit warning on weak trading
Carpetright has become the latest UK retailer to issue a post-Christmas profit warning, its second in as many months, blaming a "sharp deterioration" in trade.
UK-France summit: Emmanuel Macron says UK must pay for post-Brexit City deal
Emmanuel Macron has warned Theresa May the UK will have to pay into the EU's coffers in order to secure a Brexit trade deal on financial services.
Emirates deal hands lifeline to Airbus superjumbo
Airbus's A380 superjumbo has been handed a lifeline after it said an order for up to 36 aircraft – potentially worth as much as $16bn – had been placed by carrier Emirates.
Ministers set up Carillion collapse task force to support companies and workers
Ministers have set up a task force involving businesses and trade unions to support companies and workers affected by the collapse of Carillion.
Carillion drafted in BHS pension chief days before collapse
The pension trustee who oversaw negotiations with Sir Philip Green over BHS's retirement scheme deficit was parachuted in to advise on the crisis at Carillion days before the construction group collapsed.
Private Finance projects cost the taxpayer £199bn
Taxpayers face a bill of £199bn for projects outsourced to private companies even if no new schemes are awarded public money.
Is a split brewing at Costa Coffee owner Whitbread?
It seems to be quite the season for major companies to contemplate breaking themselves up.
Evian to use 100% recycled plastic bottles by 2025
Drinks firm Evian has announced all its bottles will be made of 100% recycled plastic by 2025.
Poundworld lines up £40m TPG backing amid 'brutal' trading
One of the UK’s biggest discount retailers is lining up tens of millions of pounds in new funding from its controlling shareholder after tough trading and one-off costs saw it plunge into the red last year.
Nintendo unveils cardboard Switch accessories
Nintendo has unveiled a range of cardboard accessories which can be added to the Nintendo Switch games console.