EU lorry drivers refusing UK jobs over Brexit delays ‘will lead to shortages’

European lorry drivers have described unprecedented wait times and poor conditions at Britain’s borders


Election: what do the parties promise when it comes to business?

With less than two weeks to go, here’s what the big hitters have to say on business rates, wages, worker rights, apprenticeships, taxes and more


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Scottish Wholesale Association appoints Tom Slaven as new president

Slaven has been a member of the SWA council for several years

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ShareAction calls on Tesco to justify Ken Murphy’s £10m pay package

Murphy’s pay more than doubled last year, despite his fixed pay falling from £1.7m to £1.6m, with a bonus of £3.38m and shares worth £9.91m


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Dhamecha reveals plans to open new depot in Merseyside

The new site opening is part of a strategy to continue expanding in the north west

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Lib Dems pledge to scrap business rates and establish recommended genuine living wage

The plans are among a raft of promises in the party’s general election manifesto, published today


Pilgrim’s Europe announces proposals to close Spurway site

The company said the plan to close the west London site was part of the business’s on going review of its operational footprint


How much are the top supermarket bosses paid?

From the lowest to the highest, here are the salaries of the UK’s leading supermarket bosses

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Six trends influencing gen Z and millennial shoppers

These cohorts are seeking food & drink that improves sleep, mental health and more, says Signe Svanfeldt, lead nutritionist at Lifesum

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Marks & Spencer CEO Stuart Machin sees pay rise by £2m

Machin saw his overall pay package rise by more than £2m last year to £4.7m due to a sharp increase in bonuses and share awards


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