Royal Mail's GLS parcel service is to buy Rosenau Transport for C$360 million ($287 million), as the British postal company strengthens its freight carrier services in Canada.
British cinema chains will enjoy the luxury of full houses this weekend thanks to the enduring allure of the James Bond franchise, but their challenge is to make movie-going a habit again after the coronavirus pandemic.
Advance ticket sales for the latest James Bond movie at UK-based cinema chains Odeon and Cineworld were at levels last seen in 2019, setting it up to be the biggest opening since the pandemic gripped the industry. | Video
Sept 28 British transport software firm
Microlise saw annual core earnings jump by more than a
third as a shortage of truck drivers and cost pressures forced
the industry to try to become more efficient.
* City Pub Group says 'pingdemic' added to staff shortfall
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* MGM says Entain needs its consent to compete in the U.S.
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(Reuters) -Britain's SSE has not made a decision to split itself up, the renewable power and networks group said on Monday in response to a newspaper report that it was close to doing so after months of pressure from U.S. activist investor Elliott.
(Reuters) -888 will buy William Hill's business outside the United States from casino group Caesars for 2.2 billion pounds ($3 billion), making a foray on to Britain's high streets with 1,400 betting shops.
(Reuters) -Cineworld is considering a Wall Street listing for all or part of its business in an effort to bolster its finances which are under heavy pressure from the coronavirus pandemic. | Video
British wealth manager Quilter reported a jump in assets and inflows on Wednesday but sounded a note of caution over volatility in financial markets, sending its shares sharply lower.