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Next settles with Scamp & Dude over copying claims

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 2:48am
The retailer will give profits from a disputed design to fashion label Scamp & Dude to donate to charity.

Netflix chief shrugs off competition from Disney and Amazon

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 2:30am
Reed Hastings says the firm does not fear the launch of Disney's new online streaming service next year.

Brexit stockpiling: No room at food warehouse in Cardiff

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 8:46pm
Food companies worried about a "no-deal" Brexit are storing away supplies at warehouses, a boss says.

Alibaba Singles Day: Dollars or data?

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 7:14pm
Singles Day is the biggest online shopping day, and possibly Alibaba's biggest for data collection.

How the teddy bear became a million dollar idea

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 7:08pm
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the teddy bear became a million dollar idea.

Could these balls help reduce plastic pollution?

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 7:04pm
Microplastics have swamped our ecosystem. Can tech help prevent them entering our water systems?

MPs: Are vulnerable bank customers being treated fairly?

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 7:00pm
MPs want to know how vulnerable people are coping with bank branch and ATM closures.

Retailers shut 2,700 shops in first half of the year

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 7:00pm
PwC says high street turmoil will continue, as gap between shop closures and openings hits record level.

Stephen Hawking personal effects fetch £1.8m at auction

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 5:07pm
A copy of the physicist's signed PhD thesis sells for £584,750, nearly four times the guide price.

Disney results get box office boost

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 4:38pm
The media company is shifting its focus to online streaming amid competition from Netflix and Amazon.

Energy firms SSE and Npower renegotiate terms of merger

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 4:34pm
"Big Six" energy suppliers SSE and Npower say price cap means they need to renegotiate their merger.

Paypal stops handling payments for Tommy Robinson

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 1:22pm
The Paypal account for Mr Robinson has been closed after it violated the payment firm's policies.

KPMG stops consultancy for audit clients

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 1:22pm
The "big four" accountancy firm becomes the first to say it will not offer consultancy to audit clients.

Glitch leaves childminders unpaid for a week

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 9:33am
A problem with the Tax-Free Childcare system has left some childminders waiting a week for their money.

Is renting cheaper in the next street? Use our map to find out

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 9:19am
Try our interactive map to see how monthly rents change by postcode.

Fears for thousands of Bombardier jobs in Northern Ireland

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 9:13am
The Canadian plane and train maker, which employs 4,000 in Belfast, is cutting 5,000 jobs worldwide.

How do you score on this money quiz for teenagers?

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 8:46am
Moneysavingexpert founder Martin Lewis is donating thousands of financial education textbooks to schools.

Sainsbury's boss warns food 'can't be stockpiled' for no-deal Brexit

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 7:48am
Mike Coupe says food imports "can't be stockpiled" ahead of a no-deal Brexit.

Online property adverts 'refusing' tenants on benefits

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 7:06am
A study says that 10% of online property adverts in England specify "no DSS" or "no benefit claimants".

Plane plummets 500ft in 18 seconds after error

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 6:34am
Fourty-four passengers and four crew were on board during the incident on the Flybe flight in January.


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