Fuel for the eyes

BP has installed TVs at petrol pumps and in-store in a trial at three sites. The screens show news, local weather and traffic reports - and highlight special offers available in store.

Ahead of the market

The multiples have posted strong growth rates ahead of the overall market for the 12 weeks to 3 December, despite reports of poor Christmas trading in other retail sectors, according to TNS Worldpanel. Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury's and Morrisons together recorded growth of 5% for the period.

Post Office closures

As many as 2,500 post offices are set to close in a bid to stem losses of £4m a week, the government said. It also plans to invest £1.7bn in the remaining post office network.