Jamie Oliver has said he is “devastated” after his restaurant chains appointed administrators, putting more than 1,000 jobs at risk.
A further escalation of Donald Trump’s trade war with China risks damaging the US and wider global economy, a major international organisation has warned.
British pork giant Cranswick has reported a surge in exports after African swine fever decimated pig herds in far east Asia.
Majestic Wine has confirmed that a number of potential buyers are circling its retail business, after it kicked off a sale process last month.
Utility giant Severn Trent has warned that Labour policies for nationalisation of the industry would impact its ability to fulfil its strategic goals.
Profits were lower at Topps Tiles after the retailer took a hit from property costs and its commercial business.
Up to 350 jobs are being axed at builder Galliford Try amid an overhaul of its under-pressure construction business.
Embattled travel group Thomas Cook will open a new boutique hotel this week as it seeks to reassure customers over its finances.
Halfords has reported lower annual profits, as the retailer warned that a transformation plan would take longer than expected amid current levels of consumer uncertainty.
WH Smith boss Stephen Clarke is to step down at the end of October after six years at the helm of the retailer.