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Tea break? British shoppers turn their noses up at the traditional cuppa
As shoppers turn to coffee or kombucha, brands such as PG Tips are being sold off. But some firms think tea’s time is far from over

Zoe Wood

19, Nov, 2021 @4:37 PM

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Unilever offloads black tea business as UK passion for cuppa goes cold
Company is selling tea business to a European private equity firm in a €4.5bn deal

Zoe Wood

18, Nov, 2021 @7:09 PM

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Shell basing itself in the UK is not a vote of confidence in the economy
Business secretary Kwasi Kwarteng claims it is, but the move has more to do with avoiding Dutch dividend tax

Nils Pratley

15, Nov, 2021 @7:25 PM

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Ofgem must show it is awake as energy sector faces winter nightmare | Nils Pratley
Scottish Power boss has warned UK risks ‘sleepwalking into an absolute massacre’ of energy suppliers

Nils Pratley

21, Oct, 2021 @6:23 PM

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Marmite maker Unilever raises prices by 4% amid high UK inflation
Group behind Dove and Domestos ‘steps up’ pricing as packaging, energy and distribution costs surge

Zoe Wood

21, Oct, 2021 @11:40 AM

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Cop26 corporate sponsors condemn climate summit as ‘mismanaged’
Exclusive: ‘Everything feels very last minute’ says one source about event sponsored by UK’s biggest companies

Jillian Ambrose

17, Oct, 2021 @8:25 PM

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BHP’s decision to leave the FTSE 100 is no disaster for London
The mining giant’s decision to unify in Sydney makes sense – its roots were always in Australia

Nils Pratley

17, Aug, 2021 @6:48 PM

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Dettol maker Reckitt Benckiser’s sales slow as it warns over prices
Consumer goods group, which also makes Nurofen and Durex, says its costs are rising

Joanna Partridge

27, Jul, 2021 @4:31 PM

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Sir Dai Rees obituary
Visionary biochemist who was appointed head of the Medical Research Council in 1987

Gregory Winter

25, Jul, 2021 @4:36 PM

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Unilever warns prices will rise due to surge in raw material costs
Toiletries, cleaning products and salad dressings to go up as prices of commodities surge to 2011 levels

Zoe Wood and Jasper Jolly

22, Jul, 2021 @10:10 AM

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Comfort food and cleaning products: no wonder Unilever’s doing so well
The company’s wide portfolio has been perfectly suited to pandemic shopping. This week’s results will be strong again

Julia Kollewe

17, Jul, 2021 @11:00 PM

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14 major UK employers join socially focused Purposeful Company scheme
Bosses of FTSE 100 and accountancy firms promise new focus on wellbeing of staff and local communities

Phillip Inman

10, May, 2021 @4:31 PM

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