Archive for November 15th, 2012

Supermarkets mislead consumers

Asda grows UK market share to 17.5%

UK supermarket chain Asda reported today that its share of the UK grocery market has increased to 17.5%, up 0.1% year-on-year. The retailer, which is owned by Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) in the US, is currently the UK’s second-biggest supermarket […]

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High street

Few signs of recovery on the high street as UK shoppers cut back

UK consumers cut back their spending last month, official figures confirmed today, adding to doubts about the strength of the country's economic recovery. Between September and October 2012 the

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Portsmouth supporters to take over the failed football club by end of year

English Premier League football club Portsmouth is expected to have a new owner by the end of the year after Pompey Supporters' Trust (PST) sealed a conditional agreement

Starbucks

Coffee giant Starbucks acquires Tea retailer Teavana in $620m deal

US speciality coffee roaster and retailer Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) said it had agreed to acquire speciality tea retailer

TV stations in Chicago and Houston Field test newsgathering service

Television stations WLS in Chicago and KTRK in Houston have successfully completed alpha-phase field testing of Exede Newsgathering service from ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT). The testing used the

Trunkbow chooses advisors to Assist in buyout proposal

Trunkbow International Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: TBOW) said that the special committee of its board of directors has retained Shearman & Sterling LLP as its legal counsel and Duff

TriCore Solutions relationship with Sonus networks now includes outsourcing

Based on the success of the cloud-based Oracle E-Business Suite implementation and hosting support, TriCore has extended its applications outsourcing relationship with Sonus Networks (NASDAQ: SONS) through the

Telestone Technologies asks for quarterly Report extension

Telestone Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: TSTC) said it plans to file a form 12b-25 extension for the filing of its quarterly report on form 10-Q for the third quarter

RRsat buys #REF! sports & Media Solutions

RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. (NASDAQ: RRST) said that its U.S. subsidiary, RRsat America Global Communications Network Inc. (RRsat America) has acquired the assets and operations of SM2

RELM Wireless 3Q 2012 sales up over USD1m over last year’s

RELM Wireless Corp. (NYSE: RWC) said that for the quarter ended September 30, 2012, sales totaled approximately USD8.1m, compared with approximately USD7.0m for the third quarter last year.

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