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September 2018 articles

Online shopping giant Zalando suffered a 17 per cent drop in its share price this morning, as the firm cut its 2018 outlook for [...]

18 September

Nestle has agreed a deal to sell its Gerber Life Insurance unit to insurer Western & Southern Financial for $1.55bn (£1.2bn).  [...]

18 September

Online grocer Ocado today revealed rocketing revenue in its third quarter, driven by a growth in orders and improved capacity [...]

18 September

Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell was today accused of trying to “muddy the waters” in his appeal against a conviction for [...]

17 September

Cake maker Finsbury Food group took a £12m hit which saw its profits sink after closing a West London bakery that was losing [...]

17 September

Shares in model railway manufacturer Hornby jumped more than 30 per cent this morning as it was announced the collectables [...]

17 September

Budget supermarket Lidl has announced it will open a new, 38-acre warehouse site in Gildersome, Leeds, as part of its plans for [...]

17 September

Coca-Cola is reportedly in talks with Canadian legal marijuana company Aurora Cannabis to develop cannabis-infused drinks. [...]

17 September

Unilever's plan to move its headquarters from London to the Netherlands and be removed from the FTSE 100 was sharply criticised [...]

17 September

Slug and Lettuce owner Stonegate has reported a record a quarter due to the World Cup and said growth would continue after acquiring [...]

17 September

Online retailer Amazon is to conduct an investigation into claims that some of its employees have been accepting bribes for exchanging [...]

17 September

Dairy Crest said today it was milking revenues that are ahead of last year thanks to the success of its popular cheese and margarine [...]

17 September

Online retailer Boohoo has announced it has snapped up Primark's chief operating officer John Lyttle to be its new chief executive.  [...]

17 September

Sales at Sweden's fashion giant H&M received a boost in the third quarter as the store offered heavy discounts and benefited [...]

17 September

The Restaurant Group is in talks with Peach Pubs over a possible takeover of the gastropub chain. [...]

16 September