Operators in talks to acquire Phones 4U

EE and Vodafone talk to administrator about failed chain

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N Brown hit by sharp decline in sales

Plus-size fashion retailer struggles with shift in marketing spending

Olive Garden: spaghetti on the wall

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KKR sounds out DJ equipment maker

Buyout group to pay Japan’s Pioneer $550m for turntable unit

UPS to hire up to 95,000 temp workers

Delivery service aims to avoid repeat of holiday gift chaos

ITE shrugs off concerns on Moscow event

Food show to be same size despite conflict and import bans

iColytes vs ’Droids fight for supremacy

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Q&A: How deep are the problems at Asos?

Online fashion group hit by strong sterling and growing competition

German gloom hits Thomas Cook bookings

Shares in tour operator fall as consumer confidence drops

Asos shares plunge on third warning

Online fashion retailer will boost spending to aid overseas sales

Hermès joins line for China luxury success

Luxury brand believes it can weather government’s austerity drive

Health of UK high streets ticks up

Shop vacancy rate improves in first six months of this year, falling to 13.4%

Phones 4U founder calls for probe

Caudwell accuses mobile industry of ‘bully boy’ tactics

Alibaba lifts IPO range to $66-$68

Float will raise $21.8bn at upper end of pricing

Phones 4U questions merit answers

Call for a probe into how suppliers pulled the plug one by one

Phones 4U owner clashes with mobile groups

Dividend recaps resurface

Borrowing increased to extract cash from the business

Accusations fly after Phones 4U collapse

Private equity owner and former partners point fingers

SABMiller’s Heineken bid sparks rumours

Talk increases of wider consolidation among brewers

Beer: drinking competition

Heineken’s shareholders have the right to be heard


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