City snapshot: Healthy first half for Booker as it awaits CMA verdict on Tesco merger

Profits at Booker leapt 9% in the first half as the wholesaler increased revenues by 2.5% to £2.6bn despite a declining tobacco market. Plus, the travel arm of WH Smith overtakes the high street for the first time as the retailer announced full-year results; and the CMA gives the green light to Just Eat for the £200m takeover of Hungry House

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