Reuters / Steve Parsons Britain’s Queen Elizabeth speaks with designer Cath Kidston and chef Heston Blumenthal (C) during the opening of the new Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal at Heathrow Airport in London June 23, 2014. LONDON — Cath Kidston is, to many people, the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. A business which began life in […]

Google Google employees form a Google “G.” Global research and advisory firm Universum has released its 2017 ranking of the most attractive employers in the UK for business and engineering students.  The company surveyed 45,952 students from 109 universities and asked them to share their views on careers and employers. We honed in on the responses […]

Halfords Halfords is at risk, Morgan Stanley says. LONDON — Dunelm, Halfords, and Pets At Home are the UK retailers most at risk of having their business models disrupted by digital, according to Morgan Stanley. Analysts Geoff Ruddell and Amy Curry warned in a note sent to clients this week that “all rely on gross […]

Casper Casper’s mattress. LONDON — Online mattress and bedding startup Casper doubled sales to $ 200 million (£154.5 million) last year and is on track to double sales again this year. Casper’s European MD Constantin Eis told Business Insider on a call this week that, while the company is not explicitly targeting sales of $ […]

Reuters/Suzanne Plunkett LONDON – Trying to force the lucrative euro clearing business — which sees close to $ 1 trillion transactions every day — out of London after Brexit could be incredibly dangerous and lead to a “deeply, deeply bad” situation, according to one of the City of London’s most high profile figures. While it may […]