Sunday, November 18, 2018

Bernie Sanders targets Walmart and takes aim at low wages and CEO | The...

The Resistance Now is a weekly update on the people, action and ideas driving the protest movement in the US. If you’re not...

Forever in blue jeans? Levi's shakes off its troubles by embracing the past

Levi Strauss, the world’s most famous denim brand, opened a new flagship store on Friday in Times Square, New York. The 17,000 sq...

Gift cards for Christmas: it's time to kick the habit

What do shoppers at HMV, House of Fraser, Maplin, Toys R Us – and this week, Evans Cycles – have in common? They’ve...

Klarna: 'buy now, pay later' system that is seducing millennials

Swedish firm Klarna has taken online shopping by storm over the past couple of years. Millennials no longer pay for clothes and gadgets...

Debenhams faces crucial Christmas test

It is crunch time for Debenhams. This week’s wild swings in the UK department store’s share price underlined how pivotal trading in the...

Bug grub: Sainsbury's to stock edible insects on shelves in a UK first

Barbecued bugs are are going on the shelves of British supermarkets as Sainsbury’s becomes the first big UK grocer to stock edible insects. The...

Co-op own-brand champagne better than Moët, says Which?

Co-op’s own-brand champagne is as good as Mumm Cordon Rouge and better than Moët & Chandon, according to tests by Which? naming it...

Patisserie Valerie chair hires former SFO investigator as his lawyer

Luke Johnson, Patisserie Valerie’s executive chairman, is understood to have hired a former top prosecutor at the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) amid an...

Butcher, baker and revenue-maker: Crickhowell named UK's best high street

HJ and D Webb and Sons (motto: everything for your home and garden) has been trading in the market town of Crickhowell since...

Former Co-op exec wins her equal pay and unfair dismissal claims

A former executive at the Co-operative Group has won her equal pay and unfair dismissal claims against the company. Sam Walker, a company director...