Budget fashion
Asda has introduced a budget fashion range, designed to clothe customers in the latest fashions for £45. George Must Haves will go on sale in all stores from Thursday, incorporating 15 fashion lines for men and women. A children's range will follow.

Sweet success
Sugar manufacturer Tate & Lyle has revealed that trading since January has been 'encouraging'. In a trading update, Tate & Lyle added that its sweetener, Splenda, had continued to perform well despite increased manufacturing expenses.

Dairy delight
Dairy Crest has said that it expects to record full-year profit in line with expectations. It said that despite continuing difficult trading conditions in the second half of the year, it had continued to perform well.