Retail industry

Marks & Spencer finance chief to step down

Humphrey Singer will work with chief executive Steve Rowe on succession process Marks & Spencer’s chief financial officer, Humphrey Singer, is stepping …

Student halls and food malls: House of Frasers turn over a new lease

As old leases expire, landlords look at innovative options to reuse department store sites House of Fraser in Wolverhampton is set to …

Fresh blow for Neil Woodford as mattress maker reports losses

Eve Sleep, in which fund manager holds 31% stake, says losses due to competitors cutting prices Neil Woodford was dealt another blow …

Ryanair’s defence of O’Leary’s €99m bonus target doesn’t wash | Nils Pratley

The airline’s boss will win a colossal jackpot merely for getting the share price to roughly what it was in 2017 How …

Next blames warm weather for slow sales as shares plummet

High street retailer’s CEO says Brexit is not the cause of downbeat trading picture Next said the recent warm weather had resulted …

JD Sports’ Footasylum takeover could be bad for shoppers, says CMA

Watchdog says it will carry out investigation if concerns over £90m deal are not addressed The UK’s competition watchdog has said JD …

Tesco fails in accident management over my car insurance claim

It’s been very difficult after it dropped a cage from a lorry on the back of my vehicle Back in May, a …