Eddie Stobart Logistics has confirmed that former Stobart Group boss Andrew Tinkler has entered the fray to snap up the troubled haulage firm.
House prices across the UK increased at their lowest annual rate in around seven years in July, according to official figures.
Vodafone has announced plans to open at least 24 new stores, bucking the downbeat high street trend.
Lloyd’s of London has notched up a £2.3 billion half-year profit haul as it ploughs on with a revamp of the under-fire culture across the insurance market.
British Land has secured £54 million in future rent for its flagship development in central London, the company has said.
Inflation slid to its lowest level for almost three years in August, on the back of tumbling computer games prices and a slowdown in price increases for clothing.
B&Q owner Kingfisher has seen half-year profits drop 12.5% as sales at the DIY chain remained under pressure amid a swingeing overhaul.
The Government has launched an investigation into the £4 billion takeover of UK aerospace giant Cobham by a US private equity company on “national security grounds”.
Free-to-use cash machines are vanishing more quickly in deprived areas than in affluent ones, according to consumer campaigners who are pressing Chancellor Sajid Javid to implement a cash guarantee.
The housebuilder behind major housing developments in Perth and Dundee has reported another strong year of growth.