Asda poaches Sainsbury executive as COO

Roger Burnley lined up as possible successor to CEO Andy Clarke

Stuart Rose leads UK pro-EU campaign

Retailer has multicultural upbringing and long business pedigree

Amazon’s Bezos plummets in CEO rankings

Founder slips to 87th after non-financial factors added

Slide in Hong Kong luxury rents

China’s slowdown helps push prices up to 40% lower

Online shopping boom boosts van sales

Companies increase vehicle fleets as same-day delivery takes root

Sports Direct CEO faces criminal charges

Dave Forsey accused of breaching rules on job loss notifications

Dave Lewis, CEO of Tesco, photographed at OSB this morning.

Innovator supplies Tesco with new plan

Chief executive Dave Lewis overhauls pricing and relationships

Apple Pay rollout gathers pace in US

Three-quarters of top merchants do not take contactless payments

Amazon takes on Etsy with artisan service

Ecommerce group looks to tap into popularity of handcrafted goods


Dollar strength only part of earnings hit

Impact across S&P 500 depends on how much companies sell abroad

Tesco rules out disposals to ease burden

Chief executive relies on ‘self-help’ from cash generation

Tesco Bank: value challenge

How much could retailer’s financial services offshoot be worth?

Sports Direct snaps up Heatons for €48m

Mike Ashley controlled sports goods retailer looks to increase exposure to recovering economy

Resistance to fast fashion is futile

US missed the most important innovation of the past decade

Tesco Dunnhumbled by deal flop

Failed sale of the data group and halved profits illustrate the troubles facing the retailer

Profits halve at Tesco as price war bites

Sale of data analysis business Dunnhumby shelved

Seoul enlists shops into spending drive

‘Korea Black Friday’ sales show state sway over business

Tesco in SFO talks on accounts probe deal

Investigators focus efforts on individuals

Ted Baker sales increase fuelled by US

Clothing brand rebounds after summer currency headwinds

American Apparel is forced to refashion

Retailer to restructure to deal with debt and ownership issues


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