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May sucht mit Hilfe von Labour-Opposition Brexit-Befreiungsschlag

03 Apr 2019

London In den Streit über den Austritt Großbritanniens aus der Europäischen Union kommt mit Gesprächen zwischen Premierministerin Theresa May und der Labour-Opposition erstmals seit Monaten wieder Bewegung.

UK's May to meet Labour leader to try to break Brexit stalemate

03 Apr 2019

LONDON, April 3 British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn on Wednesday to thrash out a Brexit compromise, a gamble that could finally see a European Union divorce deal agreed but also tear her party apart.

Founder of Britain's Superdry wins investor backing for board return

02 Apr 2019

The co-founder and former boss of Superdry, Julian Dunkerton, returned to the board and was appointed interim CEO on Tuesday after winning the backing of shareholders keen for a revival of the British fashion group's fortunes.

UPDATE 3-Founder of Britain's Superdry wins investor backing for board return

02 Apr 2019

* Julian Dunkerton, Williams elected to board earlier on Tuesday (Recasts lead, updates shares,)

Ocado teams up with Australia's Coles in latest partnership deal

26 Mar 2019

LONDON British online supermarket pioneer Ocado has signed a partnership agreement with Australia's Coles, its fifth major overseas deal in less than 18 months as food retailers around the globe respond to online competition.

Store sales weigh on UK's Next, with fourth profit fall in prospect

21 Mar 2019

LONDON British clothing chain Next forecast a fourth straight fall in annual profit on Thursday as it grapples with the sector's structural shift from physical stores to online.

UPDATE 2-Store sales weigh on UK's Next, with fourth profit fall in prospect

21 Mar 2019

* Says its prices would fall in no-deal Brexit (Adds detail, CEO comment, shares)

Kingfisher CEO to leave after profits go into reverse

20 Mar 2019

LONDON Home improvement retailer Kingfisher is parting company with Chief Executive Véronique Laury after it reported a 13 percent fall in annual profit, more than halfway through a five-year transformation plan that was designed to boost earnings.

UPDATE 3-Kingfisher CEO to leave after profits go into reverse

20 Mar 2019

* Shares down 2.4 pct at 1142 GMT (Adds detail, CFO, CEO comment, updates shares)

Brexit crisis tipped for British asparagus as EU seasonal workers stay away

18 Mar 2019

ROSS-ON-WYE, England For almost 100 years, Chris Chinn's family has farmed asparagus in the rolling hills of the Wye Valley in western England. | Video

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