Category : Business News

BUSINESS / Business News - 21 hours ago

UK tech firm up for sale amid Apple dispute

A UK tech firm locked in a licencing row with Apple has put itself up for sale after receiving bid interest. Imagination Technologies, whose shares trade on the FTSE 250, lost 70% of its market value at one stage on 3 April when the world's most val...

BUSINESS / Business News - 1 day ago

Superdrug owner plots Holland & Barrett bid

The Hong Kong-based retail giant that owns Superdrug is plotting a £1bn-plus takeover of Holland & Barrett, the high street health foods chain. Sky News has learnt that AS Watson Group, which is part of the vast Asian conglomerate CK Hutchison H...

BUSINESS / Business News - 1 day ago

Diageo to buy Clooney's tequila in $1bn deal

A tequila brand co-founded by film star George Clooney is being sold to global liquor company Diageo in a $1bn (£790m) deal. Mr Clooney launched the Casamigos brand four years ago with Rande Gerber and Mike Meldma. Mr Clooney and Mr Gerber, who is m...