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    1. June 26, 2015

      Tesco beats expectations in Q1 but sales continue to fall

      Tesco suffered a further slide in sales in the first quarter of its financial year, in a performance that beat market...

    2. May 21, 2015

      Dave Lewis paid £4.1m for first 6 months at Tesco

      Dave Lewis was paid a total of £4.1m in his first six months as chief executive of Tesco, the retailer’s annual report...

    1. April 22, 2015

      Timeline: Tesco’s slump to £6.4bn loss

      April 2013 Tesco’s full-year results are the worst performance in the company’s history to date, with pre-tax profit...

    2. April 17, 2015

      Tesco poised to report annual loss of up to £5bn

      Tesco is set to announce an annual loss of as much as £5bn next week — the worst performance in the near-100-year...

    3. April 15, 2015

      Tesco jettisons corporate jet fleet

      Tesco is poised to draw a line under its ownership of the fleet of corporate jets that sparked a storm of shareholder...

    4. February 18, 2015

      Old Mutual seeks shorter notice periods for directors

      Britain’s bosses should havfe much shorter notice periods in line with ordinary workers to reduce the multimillion...

    5. February 5, 2015

      Watchdog warns UK stores over Tesco probe

      An investigation into Tesco’s relations with its suppliers, following accusations of bullying and delayed payments,...

    6. February 3, 2015

      Tesco to pay £2m to former CEO and CFO

      Tesco has performed a U-turn over £2m owed to its former chief executive and former finance director, agreeing to hand...

    7. January 20, 2015

      Tesco, Terry Leahy and the importance of keeping shtum

      There is a framed picture that every retired leader should hang on the wall next to the photographs of their meetings...

    8. January 13, 2015

      Investors considering potential contenders for WM Morrison crown

      Investors are speculating on potential successors to Dalton Philips who was ousted on Monday as chief executive of Wm...

    9. January 8, 2015

      Lewis seeks to rouse Tesco from the nightmare of its recent history

      Dave Lewis on Thursday demonstrated his willingness to turn holy cows into Tesco Finest burgers by announcing the...

    10. December 3, 2014

      Patrick Cescau poised to step down from Tesco board

      Patrick Cescau, Tesco’s senior independent director, is set to step down from the board, according to people familiar...

    11. November 30, 2014

      Vodafone considers buying Tesco’s Blinkbox

      Vodafone has held talks with Tesco about acquiring its lossmaking video streaming service as it looks to bolster its TV...

    12. November 9, 2014

      US law firms line up investors to sue Tesco

      US law firms are lining up investors willing to sue Tesco, following the discovery of significant accounting...

    13. October 29, 2014

      Serious Fraud Office launches Tesco accounts probe

      The UK’s Serious Fraud Office has launched a criminal investigation into alleged accounting irregularities at Tesco,...

    14. October 3, 2014

      Tesco takes delivery of $50m corporate jet

      Tesco has taken delivery of a new Gulfstream 550 corporate jet, valued on the open market at more than $50m, just days...

    15. 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,...

    16. September 23, 2014

      Probe may slow Tesco’s turnround strategy

      Investors and suppliers turned their attention to Tesco’s governance issues and the lack of oversight by management in...

    17. September 23, 2014

      Tesco shareholders shift focus to chairman after profits overstatement

      Shareholder attitudes have hardened against Sir Richard Broadbent, chairman of Tesco, one day after the grocer revealed...

    18. September 22, 2014

      Tesco in turmoil after profits overstatement

      Tesco, Britain’s biggest retailer and one of its great corporate success stories of the last decade, has been thrown...

    19. September 22, 2014

      Tesco rocked by shift in power balance with suppliers

      It was not the call a company executive wants to receive late on a Friday afternoon. But that was when a member of...

    20. September 1, 2014

      New Tesco chief pledges to address loss of market share

      Dave Lewis rallied staff on his first day as chief executive of Tesco with a promise to restore the UK’s largest grocer...

    21. August 31, 2014

      Is Manchester United the new Tesco?

      Take a rock-solid British company: a market leader at home for years, in which time it has achieved increasing...

    22. August 29, 2014

      Tesco pledges ‘decisive action’ after profit warning

      Tesco slashed its dividend and spending plans as it issued its biggest ever profits warning on Friday, saying the...

    23. August 21, 2014

      Supermarket price war prompts first annual drop in UK food spend

      A cut-throat pricing battle between Britain’s big supermarkets has contributed to the first annual drop on record in...

    24. July 29, 2014

      Wm Morrison marches in step with discounters

      Nearly three years ago to the day, Tesco veteran Andy Higginson announced he was quitting the supermarket, having lost...

    25. July 27, 2014

      Britain’s turbulent shopping aisles

      Whatever sins can be laid at the door of Philip Clarke, complacency is not among them. For much of his three-year...

    26. July 27, 2014

      Tesco chief Lewis faces heavy to-do list to turn round retailer

      When Dave Lewis takes over as chief executive of Tesco in October, after the sudden ousting of Philip Clarke last week,...

    27. July 25, 2014

      Why a good chief should tackle succession head on

      This week, succession planning – or the lack of it – became a hot topic in the City of London, as two FTSE 100...

    28. July 23, 2014

      The inside story of how Clarke’s tenure at Tesco came to an end

      Clarke’s time at Tesco For 30 years, Tesco has sponsored a charity “pro-am” golf tournament the day after the Open...

    29. July 21, 2014

      Lewis’s first task is to ensure price is right

      When Dave Lewis takes over as chief executive of Tesco from Philip Clarke in October, there will be one issue at the...

    30. July 21, 2014

      Tesco rivals hit by Clarke departure

      The sudden departure on Monday of Tesco’s chief executive, Philip Clarke, put shares in rival supermarket chains in a...

    31. July 21, 2014

      Tesco: Clarke, not Superman

      The 2 per cent rise in the share price says it all. Such was the relief at the departure of Tesco chief executive...

    32. July 21, 2014

      A stepping stone links Tesco’s Philip Clarke and Man Utd’s Moyes

      Shortly after Philip Clarke made his surprising – and, it turns out, prescient – admission at a conference in March...

    33. July 21, 2014

      Basket of problems awaits incoming Tesco chief, warn analysts

      Dave Lewis will have a shopping basket full of problems as the incoming chief executive of Tesco, retail analysts have...

    34. FT Alphaville

      July 21, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning, New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Mission Finance, why money matters: L Randall Wray, professor of economics at the...

    35. July 21, 2014

      Tesco tops FTSE 100 after chief quits

      Tesco shares hit the top of the FTSE 100 on Monday after chief executive Philip Clarke announced the end of a torrid...

    36. July 21, 2014

      Philip Clarke failed to build on Leahy legacy at Tesco

      Philip Clarke was due to celebrate 40 years at Tesco with a swanky party on Tuesday thrown by the retailer’s chairman,...

    37. 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...

    38. 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...

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