Billionaire Carl Icahn bought 306,846 more shares of Herbalife on Aug. 31, according to a Friday filing.
Marks & Spencer has offered thousands of long-term staff increased compensation amid pressure to backtrack on planned pay cuts.
Wal-Mart is eliminating 7,000 positions in its back offices across the U.S., the company confirmed Thursday.
The accountancy watchdog has dropped an investigation into the former Tesco chief financial officer Laurie McIlwee, nearly two years after an accounting scandal emerged at the supermarket.
As of Friday, the number of lawsuits accusing Starbucks of deceiving its customers by serving them too much ice or too much foam has fallen by one. Ordering a cold drink means it will be served with ice, according to US district judge Percy Anderson.
Barnes & Noble CEO Ronald D. Boire, who had been at the helm of the retailer for less than a year, has been shown the door.
BHP Billiton, the world’s biggest miner, has reported a record loss of $6.4bn (£4.9bn) following a fatal dam disaster in Brazil, a slump in the price of commodities, and a bet on fracking in the US.
The bosses of Britain’s largest public companies earned an average of £5.5m last year, and have enjoyed a 10% pay rise while wages in the rest of the economy lag far behind.
Tesco is facing a claim for £150m from 60 shareholders seeking to recoup losses following accounting irregularities at the supermarket chain.
It's been a tough week for Warren Buffett's big investment in IBM.
Don't mind the negative outlook on e-commerce from eBay CFO Bob Swan. He has a cold.
The pay package of Burberry’s chief executive shrank by 75% last year to £1.9m, after profits fell at the luxury fashion house.
John Lewis has reported the best week of trading in its 150-year history, fuelled by feverish demand for televisions and tablets on Black Friday.
The oil industry may be getting pinched by falling prices , but the next year could be a busy and lucrative time for private equity firms and restructuring specialists working in energy.
The founder of easyJet has opened a discount food store that is selling everyday groceries for 25p each.
The government will be putting retail jobs at risk if it does not undertake a fundamental review of business rates, Dave Lewis, the chief executive of Tesco, has warned ahead of the budget on Wednesday.
Howard Schultz will step down as Starbucks chief executive – again.
The creator of the Big Mac, one of the most popular fast foods in the world, has died aged 98. Jim Delligatti was a McDonald’s franchisee who came up with the idea in 1967 because he said customers wanted a bigger sandwich.
The financial reporting watchdog will investigate accountancy firm Grant Thornton for signing off on an arrangement between Sports Direct, majority-owned by Mike Ashley, and a delivery firm owned by his brother.