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  1. FT Alphaville

    October 17, 2014

    Familiarity breeds what again?

    A chart from Citi on the occasionally epic length of some auditing relationships on the back of the Tesco messiness: Of...

  2. October 6, 2014

    Weather to take toll on M&S, says Citi

    The unseasonably warm weather in September and early October is set to take its toll on Marks and Spencer, City analysts...

  3. October 1, 2014

    Succession plans earn a role at the top

    The best and the worst of UK plc succession planning have been on display in recent days. On the positive side,...

  4. September 23, 2014

    Tesco parachutes in new finance director early

    Tesco has parachuted in its new finance director early after the retailer admitted on Monday that it had overstated...

  5. September 19, 2014

    The No verdict is excellent news for all our livelihoods

    Sir, The good people of Scotland have said: “No, thanks”. A very positive aspect of the “Better Together” campaign was the...

  6. September 19, 2014

    Designers find opportunities in golf wear

    As style director of British retailer Marks and Spencer, Belinda Earl dresses the nation for all eventualities. But in her...

  7. September 19, 2014

    Asda pledges same prices from Perth to Portsmouth

    Shoppers in Perth will continue to pay the same price as those in Portsmouth pledged Asda, the British retail group that is...

  8. September 17, 2014

    M&S accelerates international expansion with Nordic plans

    Marks and Spencer is to accelerate its international expansion by entering the Nordic market. The retailer, which earlier...

  9. August 29, 2014

    Supermarkets dominate in school uniform price war

    Supermarkets are selling school sweatshirts for as little as £2 as they battle for a bigger share of the UK’s £1.4bn “back...

  10. August 19, 2014

    Inflation fall reduces chance of UK rate rise

    Sterling dropped on Tuesday to its lowest level in more than four months as weaker than expected UK inflation figures...

  11. August 14, 2014

    Asda overtakes Marks and Spencer in clothing market

    Asda has overtaken Marks and Spencer to become Britain’s second-biggest clothing retailer by volume, as the UK arm of...

  12. August 8, 2014

    UK business concern grows over damaging trade war with Russia

    High Street retailers are becoming increasingly concerned about the prospect of a damaging trade war between Britain and...

  13. August 8, 2014

    Cameron reveals businesswomen among new Tory peerages

    David Cameron has appointed a series of leading businesswomen to the House of Lords with peerages going to Karren Brady,...

  14. July 29, 2014

    Retail executives play musical chairs for sales growth prize

    It is one of the biggest games of executive musical chairs being played out in the City of London. Over the past few weeks,...

  15. July 21, 2014

    Tesco bows to City and loses CEO

    Change at Tesco Tesco bowed to pressure from City investors on Monday ousting its chief executive Philip Clarke and...

  16. July 14, 2014

    Change Capital to take over luxury linens group Frette

    Change Capital Partners is to take over Italian luxury linens maker Frette in a move to revive the 150-year-old company that...

  17. July 11, 2014

    Highlights from this week’s Investors Chronicle

    Buy: Tungsten Corp (TUNG) The shares look too cheap given the electronic invoice settlements group’s impressive growth rate...

  18. July 10, 2014

    Swann finds sweet spot at SSP

    Not so much Upper Crust as upper quartile. Float documents from SSP, which sells sandwiches and snacks to rail and air...

  19. July 10, 2014

    Marks and Spencer finance chief jumps ship for Tesco

    Alan Stewart, finance director of Marks and Spencer, has been appointed to the same role at Tesco, in a surprise switch that...

  20. July 8, 2014

    AbbVie avoids Pfizer errors in bear hug against Shire

    My pals are bigger than your pals. AbbVie has resorted to an old playground intimidation tactic, by implying a majority of...

  21. July 8, 2014

    Bolland upbeat at M&S meeting despite web woes

    Marc Bolland, chief executive of Marks and Spencer, hailed the retailer’s annual meeting as one of its most successful,...

  22. July 7, 2014

    Responsible business: making good work pay is next big imperative

    From policies on sustainable fishing and reducing carbon emissions, to campaigns to encourage clothes donations to Oxfam,...

  23. June 13, 2014

    Boom or hype? The truth about menswear

    It’s a simple question: how important is menswear to the main fashion labels? It seems timely, too, since this weekend sees...

  24. June 5, 2014

    Viking raider is free to return to the high street

    Jón Ásgeir Jóhannesson was the Viking raider extraordinaire. An Icelander with long, shaggy hair, he snapped up scores of UK...

  25. June 2, 2014

    Li & Fung’s strategy to make the maths work

    When Li & Fung was set up in Canton, now known as Guangzhou, in 1906, it specialised in exporting traditional Chinese goods...

  26. Material World

    April 24, 2014

    The second-biggest British brand in America has even bigger plans for the market

    Much noise has been made about various British brands attempting to take on the American market, and the difficulties many...

  27. April 23, 2014

    Primark in pursuit of the American dream

    Oasis and Robbie Williams failed. Adele and One Direction cracked it. The music industry is divided between those British...

  28. April 16, 2014

    Tesco helps retailers bounce on FTSE

    Shares in Tesco were at the top of the FTSE Eurofirst 300 after its full-year results were largely free of nasty surprises,...

  29. April 9, 2014

    British business: The Schroders network

    The Schroders links For Nick Ferguson, it was more than just another night at his club. When the BSkyB chairman gathered...

  30. April 3, 2014

    2013: A year of change for FTSE 100 chief executives

    Almost one in five of the UK’s largest public companies appointed new chief executives last year – the highest proportion...

  31. Material World

    April 2, 2014

    Is luxury less ethical than it thinks?

    A new ranking – you know I can’t resist a ranking! – was recently released by the Ethisphere Institute, a US-based...

  32. FT Alphaville

    March 20, 2014

    What happens Next? Interest rate watch

    Pray silence for a changing of the guard in UK retail. From the FT on Thursday: Next is set to generate higher annual...

  33. March 19, 2014

    Partnership must show it still has a role

    JB Priestley had a neat line in plays that play around with the concept of time. Partnership Assurance, the annuities...

  34. March 13, 2014

    European shares flat as supermarkets weigh

    UK supermarkets were sold off heavily on Thursday after Wm Morrison, Britain’s fourth biggest grocer, reported its lowest...

  35. January 9, 2014

    Analysts downgrade retail forecasts

    Three of the UK’s biggest retailers on Thursday reported sharp declines in sales after a tougher than expected Christmas....

  36. FT Alphaville

    December 19, 2013

    The 6am London Cut

    Markets: US stocks and the dollar rallied strongly after the Federal Reserve announced it would start scaling back its...

  37. FT Data

    July 9, 2013

    Marks and Spencer: A British institution in decline?

    Marks and Spencer is facing troubled times, seemingly unable to stem the tide of customers flocking away from its clothing...

  38. beyondbrics

    May 10, 2013

    M&S in India: one brand or many?

    Last year, the Indian government changed its policy to allow 100 per cent FDI in single brand retail, removing the 51 per...

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