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2019 Articles

Transport for London redesigns priority Tube seats to help awkward commuters
Transport for London redesigns priority Tube seats to help awkward commuters
Tube seats are getting a redesign to help London's commuters know whether to give up their perch to somebody standing. [...]
April 23, 2019
French supermarket Casino expands Amazon delivery deal
French supermarket Casino expands Amazon delivery deal
French supermarket group Casino is set to further its partnership with Amazon, following the success of a delivery deal with [...]
April 23, 2019
Men more likely than women to negotiate big pay rises, study finds
Men more likely than women to negotiate big pay rises, study finds
Men are more likely to negotiate and ask for bigger pay rises than women are, according to a survey released [...]
April 23, 2019
Time to party: John Lewis & Partners opens summer roof garden  on top of flagship Oxford Street store
Time to party: John Lewis & Partners opens summer roof garden on top of flagship Oxford Street store
John Lewis & Partners is launching its summer rooftop garden at the summit of its Oxford Street store this week. [...]
April 17, 2019
Subway launches first vegan sub after Greggs vegan sausage roll success
Subway launches first vegan sub after Greggs vegan sausage roll success
Subway has jumped on board the vegan bandwagon after Greggs' vegan sausage roll proved a runaway success with everyone from [...]
April 17, 2019
Just Eat announces acquisition of software provider Practi
Just Eat announces acquisition of software provider Practi
Just Eat has acquired Practi, a software service that trades in tablet-based Point of Sale (PoS) and restaurant management systems. [...]
April 16, 2019
Climate change protests: 122 arrests as Extinction Rebellion's London shutdown continues
Climate change protests: 122 arrests as Extinction Rebellion's London shutdown continues
More than 120 protesters have been arrested during the ongoing anti-climate change demonstrations that have brought central London to a [...]
April 16, 2019
Amazon hit with thousands of fake five-star reviews, research finds
Amazon hit with thousands of fake five-star reviews, research finds
Thousands of suspicious and unverified reviews have cropped up on Amazon for five-star rated tech products from unheard of brands. [...]
April 16, 2019
Watch billionaire Elon Musk's Space X land all three Falcon Heavy rocket boosters
Watch billionaire Elon Musk's Space X land all three Falcon Heavy rocket boosters
Space X successfully landed its three rocket boosters for the first time yesterday, following the delivery of its first commercial [...]
April 12, 2019
And the best restaurant award goes to... Nando's?
And the best restaurant award goes to... Nando's?
A local award meant to recognise business on Preston's high street drew criticism after Nandos' was named the city centre's [...]
April 12, 2019
London Oxford Street traffic brought to standstill by climate change protest
London Oxford Street traffic brought to standstill by climate change protest
Around 1,000 student strikers caused traffic chaos in central London today as part of a climate change demonstration. Read more: [...]
April 12, 2019
Revealed: The 10 best affordable areas to live in London
Revealed: The 10 best affordable areas to live in London
Ten London locations have made the annual Sunday Times' list for the best places to live in the country, with Isle [...]
April 12, 2019
Barclays to restructure 460 UK jobs and cut more than 50 roles
Barclays to restructure 460 UK jobs and cut more than 50 roles
Barclays is set to carry out a restructuring plan that will slash around 54 roles and impact at least 400 more across the [...]
April 9, 2019
SEB sells more than half its stake in rival Swedbank amid money laundering claims
SEB sells more than half its stake in rival Swedbank amid money laundering claims
Swedish bank SEB has sold just over half of its stake in rival Swedbank amid a money laundering scandal. Read [...]
April 9, 2019