Tesco clothing blitz

Tesco has announced plans to expand its clothing range and achieve sales of £1bn next year in-store and via Tesco Direct. The Grocer revealed in September that Tesco was preparing to sell clothes online.

New factory plans

Salmon supplier H Forman & Son has outlined plans for its new factory in Tower Hamlets, London - just 200 metres from the site it had to sell to make way for the 2012 Olympics.

Piercing headache

Staff turning up to work with new body piercings are giving food bosses a headache, says the Provision Trade Federation. Under BRC standards, body rings and studs must be removed in parts of food factories - but fresh ones can't be taken out for six weeks.