BBC Business News
New John Lewis boss says department store needs reinventing (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:22:34 GMT)
In her first interview, the chain's new boss says it is in good shape - but it needs to change.
H&M to launch new 'more upmarket' fashion brand in London (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:45:31 GMT)
The Swedish retailer adds an eighth brand to its range, as competition squeezes its profits.
HSBC adds new transgender titles including M and Misc (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:28:12 GMT)
Instead of Mr, Mrs, Ms or Mx, customers can choose from nine titles including "M" and "Misc", the banking giant says.
Insurer Lloyd's of London confirms new Brussels subsidiary (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:27:57 GMT)
The 329-year-old insurance market is opening the subsidiary as a result of the Brexit vote.
Bank of England considers palm oil for the new £20 note (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:26:40 GMT)
Palm or coconut oil could be used instead of animal fat in the future production of £20 notes.
US fourth-quarter growth rate revised up (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:57:18 GMT)
Stronger consumer spending meant the US economy grew faster than initially thought at the end of 2016.
Toshiba shareholders angry as chip unit sale approved (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:41:02 GMT)
Shareholders criticise Toshiba's management but approve plans to sell its memory chip unit.
Oscars will still use accountant firm PwC despite envelopegate blunder (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:00:22 GMT)
The firm that handles balloting is being retained, but its staff will be banned from using mobiles.
FTSE 100 slides as sterling strengthens (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:43:38 GMT)
UK shares closed marginally lower while the pound gathered strength against the dollar and the euro.
Johnston Press announces £300m pre-tax loss (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:28:23 GMT)
The Edinburgh-based publisher's assets are now worth less than half of called-up share capital.
Vauxhall drops FA home nations football sponsorship deals (Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:39:28 GMT)
The car maker wants to put money into marketing specific models.
Samsung Galaxy S8 hides home button and gains Bixby AI (Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:00:35 GMT)
The latest flagship phones from Samsung feature bigger screens and a new kind of virtual assistant.
London Stock Exchange-Deutsche Boerse deal blocked by EU (Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:41:31 GMT)
EU regulators block London Stock Exchange's £21bn merger with German stock exchange Deutsche Boerse.
Pensioners' life expectancy falls back (Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:07:09 GMT)
People aged 65 now have a slightly shorter life expectancy than just three years ago, actuaries say.
Lloyd's of London to set up Brussels hub (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:31:29 GMT)
The chief executive of Lloyd's of London says 'tens of staff' will be shifted to Brussels.
How will the Port of Dover cope with Brexit? (Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:29:21 GMT)
Tim Waggott, boss of Britain's busiest port warns that getting Brexit wrong could lead to queues of lorries at Dover "every day in perpetuity".
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+: First look (Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:58:09 GMT)
Samsung's new phones feature a new virtual assistant, Bixby, and longer screens than past devices.
A brief history of decimal coins (Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:20:49 GMT)
As the new £1 coin rolls out, BBC Rewind takes a look back at the history of decimal coins in the UK.
60 Seconds of Business Sense: How to buy a business (Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:38:59 GMT)
Touker Suleyman, chairman of the fashion company Low Profile Holdings, gives advice on how to buy a business.
Ceramics boss: 'We are looking at the US' (Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:24:25 GMT)
Paul Farmer, boss of Wade Ceramics, says he is increasingly looking to export to the US as a result of Brexit.
Royal Mint ready to launch new £1 coins (Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:09:52 GMT)
The UK's new 12-sided £1 coins will be rolled out on Tuesday - but are we ready?
Survey reveals pothole problem (Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:52:24 GMT)
A survey is warning that roads in in England and Wales need billions of pounds spending on them.
Pee Wee Pumps: High heels for babies spark outrage (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:25:02 GMT)
A US company that makes footwear for infants described as "diva defining" is labelled "disgusting".
Coffee cup fee could cut use by 300 million, study suggests (Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:31:37 GMT)
Charges and other measures could drastically cut the 2.5bn disposable coffee cups used, study finds.
Wine detective (Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:00:24 GMT)
A look at the continuing efforts to beat the fraudsters who target the global fine wine market.
Fawlty language (Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:22:21 GMT)
Japan is struggling to make sure it has enough English speakers when it hosts the Olympic Games in 2020.
Bye-bye bank charges? (Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:28:16 GMT)
Smartphone banking is turning us into smart savers, research suggests, as consumers take control.
Brexit Britain (Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:45:50 GMT)
With Article 50 now triggered, what are the options for the UK's negotiators when it comes to trade?
Rehab to riches (Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:06:33 GMT)
Khalil Rafati beat his heroin and crack cocaine addiction and went on to become a health food millionaire.
Just Google it (Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:09:18 GMT)
Is Google's position as the world's leading search engine now unassailable?