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Business news: Next, Mitie and cold-callers - Express.co.uk


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Business news: Next, Mitie and cold-callers
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The retailer said it was bracing itself for a slowdown in consumer spending on a level not seen since the financial crisis and for profits to fall by up to 4.5 per cent as global and UK economic growth eases back. Chief executive Lord Wolfson said that ...

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UK inflation rate stays at 0.3% - BBC News


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UK inflation rate stays at 0.3%
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UK inflation as measured by the Consumer Prices Index was unchanged at 0.3% in February, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Food prices saw the biggest rise, particularly vegetables, but transport costs fell, the ONS said. Annual ...

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EU referendum: 250 business leaders back exit, say campaigners - BBC News


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EU referendum: 250 business leaders back exit, say campaigners
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A list of 250 business leaders who support Britain leaving the EU has been published by the Vote Leave group. The list includes former HSBC chief executive Michael Geoghegan, the founder of Phones 4u John Caudwell and the hotelier Sir Rocco Forte.
EU referendum: 250 business leaders back Brexit campaignBelfast Telegraph

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BHS faces crucial vote on its future - BBC News


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BHS faces crucial vote on its future
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It is crunch time for one of the UK's best-known High Street names, the troubled department store, British Home Stores (BHS). Its creditors will vote on Wednesday on a deal it desperately needs to cut the rent bill for its 164 UK stores. The loss ...

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Will smart meters be worth the money? - BBC News


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Will smart meters be worth the money?
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There are already two million meters installed in households and businesses in the rest of the UK. Pensioner Maureen Fenlon and her husband Viv opted to have smart meters installed in their Lincolnshire bungalow a year ago. Mrs Fenlon was proud to show ...

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