Friday Jul 25
Should you invest in Tesco?
After years of poor performance, Tesco's board decided to shake things up last weekend.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Unilever reported a lower-than-expected increase in second-quarter sales on Thursday, blaming a deterioration in emerging markets and flat developed markets.
London pre-open: Flat start ahead of retail sales, corporate news
A flat start is predicted for the FTSE following mixed trading in Asia and the US and ahead of a busy day for corporate earnings.
London open: UK stocks fall as Kingfisher, Easyjet and Unilever disappoint
After rising to its highest level in over two weeks, the FTSE 100 was down 0.3% at 6,781 in early trading.
Unilever Sales Growth Misses Estimates on Asian Slowdown
Unilever , the maker of Dove soap and Lipton tea, reported second-quarter revenue growth that missed analysts' estimates as Asian emerging markets continued to slow and the amount of food sold stagnated.
European Stocks Drop as BASF, Unilever Decline on Results
European stocks declined as companies from BASF SE to Unilever posted financial results that missed analysts' estimates.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tetley folk square up to PG Tips' Monkey but lose in ASA ruling
PG Tips has been taken to task by Tetley through the Advertising Standards Authority over an ad that boasts the "brewing efficiency" of its pyramid teabags are superior to that of round teabags, which its rival felt denigrated its own brand.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Global Cosmetic Industry
Unilever Start-up Project Generating Innovation Ideas
Five briefs on the theme of "Internet of Things" has launched via The Unilever Foundry , the company's single entry-point platform for innovative start-ups seeking to partner with the company.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Business-News-Schedule at 1230 GMT / 8.30 Am Et
European stock markets lose more ground, with optimism over U.S. corporate results drowned out by concern over the situation in Ukraine and the potential for growth-sapping sanctions.
European Stocks Decline as Investors Weigh Earnings
European stocks declined as investors weighed earnings reports and international tensions after the downing of a passenger jet in Ukraine and Israel's offensive in Gaza.
Tesco chief executive to step down
British supermarket giant Tesco said Monday that chief executive Philip Clarke will step down in October, after the group suffered its largest quarterly sales drop in four decades.
Tesco CEO Clarke to leave after profit warning
Britain's biggest retailer Tesco said on Monday its chief executive Philip Clarke would quit, to be replaced by Unilever executive Dave Lewis, after it issued a profit warning.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Huddle Placed in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing
Huddle's cloud collaboration service is used by enterprise and government organizations worldwide to securely store, access, share, sync and work on files with everyone they need to -- inside and outside of an organization's firewall.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Aberdeen Sees Consumer Spending Boom in Indonesian Roads
A two-hour drive from Jakarta, near a tea plantation developed by the Dutch, 48-year-old Atmi makes about $250 a month selling snacks from her wooden shop.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Pre-Market: Wells Fargo Reports Lower EPS; Asian Stocks Break Nine-Week Winning Streak
Stock futures pointed toward a higher open on Friday. Before the opening bell, Dow Jones futures rose 0.15% to 16,868.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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Unilever Sells Slim-Fast to Kainos Capital
Unilever will retain a minority stake in the business. The transaction includes the Slim-Fast trademark and the global Slim-Fast business portfolio.
Ex-politician, TV star and author Ann Widdecombe woos WI
Ms Widdecombe spoke on various topics from her first job marketing at Unilever, her time as a British Conservative Party politician, MP, Shadow Home Secretary and Shadow Secretary of State for Health, her retirement from politics in 2010 and her time on Strictly Come Dancing later the same year.
Unilever targets tech startup talent with ad:tech London partnership
The Next Big Thing , created in collaboration with Collider, will be working with some of the leading tech startup hubs to showcase the country's rising tech stars.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Unilever Competition to Fund Innovative Ideas from Young Social Entrepreneurs
Multinational consumer goods company Unilever is asking young leaders to prove what they're doing to help build a sustainable future.