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  1. April 18, 2014

    Week in Review, April 19

    A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Citi beats estimates as costs of Mexico...

  2. April 17, 2014

    Tesco falls on caution over turnround plan

    Tesco slipped with analysts warning of “a long road to recovery” for Britain’s biggest retailer as FTSE 100 stocks firmed...

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  1. April 16, 2014

    Tesco makes sales gains in central Europe

    Tesco’s international operations are showing signs of stability with an upturn in central Europe, as the company prepares to...

  2. April 16, 2014

    Clarke faces race against the clock in bid to turn round Tesco

    Tesco may be showing signs of improvement in central Europe, but the performance of its domestic arm, which generates...

  3. FT Alphaville

    April 16, 2014

    Tesco's lost decade - AV vs Lex

    Some experimental video. This Alphaville blogger joined Lex’s Joseph Cotterill on the set of mastermind in the FT studio to...

  4. FT Alphaville

    April 16, 2014

    Spot the difference, Tesco edition

    Here is the Tesco share price, which you might notice is getting into lost decade territory. Here meanwhile are Wednesday’s...

  5. April 16, 2014

    Leslau charges back into stock market lists

    Tally ho! Nick Leslau, whose company part-owns Warwick Castle, has lowered his visor and is charging back into the stock...

  6. FT Alphaville

    April 16, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Dan has a look at credit issuance, which is healthy, wealthy, and happening in size....

  7. April 16, 2014

    Tesco: unexpected item in bagging area

    Bad news is not coming in threes for Tesco, but in a stream of painful hits. The shares are a quarter lower than at this...

  8. 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,...

  9. April 16, 2014

    Tesco chief vows to stay course with turnround plan

    Philip Clarke, chief executive of Tesco, said he would press ahead with his £1bn turnround plan for the supermarket despite...

  10. April 15, 2014

    Tesco investor calls on chief Clarke to check out

    Philip Clarke, chief executive of Tesco, is facing calls from some of its top shareholders to step down, amid the escalating...

  11. April 15, 2014

    Five steps to heaven for Tesco chief Clarke

    As Philip Clarke, chief executive of Tesco, battles to turn round Britain’s biggest retailer – and hold on to his job in the...

  12. April 14, 2014

    Tesco returns to US with clothing brand F&F

    Tesco is heading back to the US with the stateside launch of its clothing brand F&F, less than a year after the grocer’s...

  13. April 11, 2014

    Big shareholders warn Wm Morrison managers over performance

    Top 10 shareholders in Wm Morrison have issued warnings to senior management over their stewardship of the supermarket after...

  14. April 10, 2014

    Shedding light on dark stores

    The future is here. It is located in a dilapidated industrial estate, next to the steel chimneys of an oilseed processing...

  15. 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...

  16. April 8, 2014

    Pressure mounts on Tesco after sales fall

    Tesco is coming under renewed pressure after a fall in sales in recent weeks and a fresh executive departure from the UK...

  17. April 4, 2014

    Tesco finance chief bows out stoking fears before results

    The resignation of Laurie McIlwee, finance director of Tesco, has heightened the sense of crisis at Britain’s biggest...

  18. April 3, 2014

    Tesco’s finance director to leave

    Tesco’s finance director is set to resign as early as next week in a sign of further turmoil at Britain’s biggest retailer –...

  19. March 27, 2014

    Supermarket executives set to pay price for falling profits

    Top supermarket executives are poised to pay the price for falling profits, with Dalton Philips, chief executive of Wm...

  20. March 18, 2014

    Price wars threaten to reshape landscape of supermarkets

    When Wm Morrison announced that it would invest £1bn cutting prices over the next three years, it threatened to turn the...

  21. March 18, 2014

    Sainsbury shows size of challenge for supermarkets

    Concerns over the fortunes of Britain’s biggest supermarkets intensified after J Sainsbury reported its first fall in...

  22. 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...

  23. March 12, 2014

    Tesco’s CEO Philip Clarke looks to the future

    Chief executives almost never talk about their corporate mortality. But Philip Clarke, chief executive of Tesco, showed a...

  24. March 12, 2014

    Tesco’s Clarke pays price for breaking the rule of three

    Seeking belated birthday presents for Tesco chief executive Philip Clarke, who was 54 this month? How about slippers (£20),...

  25. March 11, 2014

    Grim up north for Co-op boss

    The resignation of chief executive Euan Sutherland deals a dangerous blow to the Co-operative Group. Such shocks have been...

  26. March 10, 2014

    Foreign private equity firms expanding property portfolios in Bangalore

    The quintessential image of India’s economic emergence was captured by Thomas Friedman in his popular 2005 book about...

  27. March 10, 2014

    Supermarket operators rethinking their property portfolios

    When Loblaw, the Canadian supermarket chain, spun off its property assets into a separate company last July, it underlined...

  28. February 26, 2014

    Tesco shares tumble following attacks

    Investors and analysts have attacked Tesco’s fresh attempts to turn round its UK business, sending the shares down as much...

  29. February 25, 2014

    Tesco slowdown heralds end of ‘space race’

    Tesco is to halve the amount of new supermarket space it opens this year and spend £200m lowering its prices, as it attempts...

  30. February 21, 2014

    Tesco seeks to reduce exposure to Turkey

    Tesco is eyeing a deal to reduce its exposure to Turkey, as it prepares to sharpen its prices to turn round its struggling...

  31. February 16, 2014

    UK’s top retailers speak out against Scottish independence

    The UK’s largest retailers have voiced overwhelmingly hostile views about Scottish independence and the impact it could have...

  32. February 14, 2014

    Tesco suspends 2,000 customer accounts after hacking attack

    Tesco has suspended more than 2,000 customer accounts after hackers shared login details and stole loyalty card points....

  33. February 11, 2014

    Tesco working on shake-up of middle management

    Tesco is working on a middle management shake-up that could lead to roles being cut, as Britain’s biggest retailer battles...

  34. February 11, 2014

    EDITD secures $4.4m from private equity to expand

    How do fashion buyers know whether to go with Ralph Lauren or Paul Smith for next season’s batch of cropped trousers and pea...

  35. February 9, 2014

    Magnit keeps crown as Russia’s leading grocer

    Sergey Galitskiy gets indignant very quickly when asked about investors these days. “I don’t know what investors fantasise...

  36. February 4, 2014

    Retailers review Scottish pricing ahead of independence vote

    When supermarket bosses last year warned of rising prices in Scotland in the event of a “yes” vote in this year’s...

  37. January 31, 2014

    Crate expectations

    In the past few years there has been a huge structural change in how wine is delivered to those who drink it. The UK, for...

  38. January 29, 2014

    King checks out with Sainsbury on a high

    When Justin King hangs up his grocer’s apron in July, the chief executive of J Sainsbury will have completed an almost...

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