Tesco has announced that its staff will receive a 10.5 per cent boost to their hourly pay over the next two years.
Currently, Tesco workers earn £7.62 an hour, which will rise to £8.42 an hour by.. City A.M.
The much anticipated Queen's speech for 2017 has been delivered, outlining Theresa May's plans and her pledge to win "the trust and confidence" of the British people.
*Read more*: Live: The Queen's.. City A.M.
Saturday was a busy old day at Harrods – but for all the wrong reasons as far as the luxury department store is concerned.
A protest outside the shop’s entrance brought together disgruntled.. Source: euronews (in English) -
Thursday's General Election coverage has been dominated by the launch of the Conservative Party manifesto - with a promise to govern for "mainstream Britain" and a focus on delivering a strong economy.. Derby Telegraph
Greggs posted a steady trading update this morning, saying that it is on track to deliver is expected profits for the year despite inflationary pressures.
Greggs' total sales were.. City A.M.
The food and drink sector has taken a bigger slice of UK shopping space over the past three years, with one in five retail and leisure units now occupied by restaurants or cafes.
Appetite for foodie.. City A.M.
The Labour campaign has been hit by a heavy blow this morning as its leaked manifesto was plastered all over the morning papers, and the internet.
*Read more*: May and Corbyn told to show caution in.. City A.M.
Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn have been urged to show caution in planning to hike salaries around the election.
The highly-respected Institute for Fiscal Studies has.. City A.M.
"Our brilliant, hardworking brewers and publicans have not seen a real-terms pay rise in years. This is a disgrace. We all rely on their tireless work, their skill and their dedication for our.. City A.M.
Only 45 per cent of Labour voters think Jeremy Corbyn would be the best choice for Prime Minister, according to research conducted by Opinium for the Observer.
The Conservatives remain the most.. City A.M.
Shops, pubs and restaurants are banking on a bumper Easter break, with analysts saying the well-timed long weekend should provide a boost to Britain's retail and hospitality sectors.
Millions of.. City A.M.
*Ben Southwood, head of research at the Adam Smith Institute, says Yes.*
When the government announced the National Living Wage (NLW), one risk was that a faster schedule of hikes in the wage floor.. City A.M.
Travelodge is now making more money out of professionals on business trips than tourists.
In its full-year results today, the firm said that business customers now make up for more than 50 per cent.. City A.M.
A triple-blow of tax hikes, rising costs and a squeeze on consumer spending is threatening to wipe out thousands of British retailers, with a string of familiar high street names expected to fall into.. City A.M.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will today push for an hourly £10 minimum wage by 2020, launching the policy with a speech at Luton Football Club.
Under current forecasts, the national living wage.. City A.M.