Harrods Dubai denial

Harrods has played down press reports in Dubai that it is planning to open its upmarket c-store format Harrods 102 in the city. A spokesman for the retailer said: "There are no definite plans to take the Harrods brand to Dubai."

Co-operative climate

Shoppers at The Co-operative Group's food stores will be encouraged, via in-store radio and leaflets, to be more aware of climate change as part of a tie-up between the society, the National Energy Foundation and ABC Media.

Driver training praise

Somerfield's home delivery driver training programme has been shortlisted for a National Training Award by the Department for Education and Skills.