Payzone fuel

Retail bill payment network Payzone has joined forces with Texaco to make its services available through service stations. The deal is Payzone's first with a major petrol retailer.

Dorset export grant

Dorset Cereals is hoping to crack the US and Canada, using cash from an industry grant. It has been given £25,000 by the Home-Grown Cereals Authority to help with the costs of exporting.

Uniq 6.1% up

European convenience foods manufacturer Uniq has reported a 6.1% increase in UK sales to £90.1m for the 13 weeks to 31 December. UK sales for the nine months to 31 December rose 5.1% to £258m, the company said in a trading update.