Sainsbury’s to introduce refillable packaging to cut plastic waste

Supermarket chain exploring how to slash its use of 120,000 tonnes of plastics a year Sainsbury’s could sell milk and fizzy drinks in returnable glass bottles as part of a drive to halve the amount of plastic packaging it uses over the next six years.T…

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UK retailers demand business rate cuts to save high street stores

Marks & Spencer and other chains say tax changes needed to save jobs and communitiesMore than 50 major UK retailers, including Marks & Spencer, Harrods and Iceland, have demanded tax cuts from the government to safeguard the future of the high …

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Marks & Spencer wants bigger food share (with help from Percy Pig)

Chain plans bigger food stores, lower prices and family packs to reverse sales slumpAfter two years of falling food sales Marks & Spencer is fighting back with larger stores, lower prices and family-sized food packs. And giant, oinking Percy Pigs.A…

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Andrea Orcel’s €100m compensation claim from Santander is absurd

When the bank declined to appoint him chief, did his lawyer say: ‘Think of a number and multiply it by 10’?Think of a large round number and multiply it by 10. This, one must assume, was the legal advice offered to Andrea Orcel as he pondered how much …

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