Sainsbury's has reported a 2.8% fall in like-for-like sales in its first trading update under new boss Mike Coupe.
ROYAL Bank of Scotland chief executive Ross McEwan has signalled that stronger trading conditions will not stop his drive to cut costs.
STRATHCLYDE University start-up Savitur Metrics has won the £35,000 cash top prize at the Converge Challenge.
NORTH Sea-focused Independent Oil and Gas has said it made good progress in the six months to June.
FAMILY-run companies across all sectors of the economy have only one day left to enter The Herald Scottish Family Business Awards.
I & H BROWN, founded 50 years ago after two brothers bought a disused Fife aerodrome, is celebrating the anniversary with a record £38m order book.
FASHION retailer Next has warned that it will have to lower its profits guidance for this year if the Indian summer continues throughout October.
Johnstons of Elgin cut its operating loss by more than £1million last year and benefited from a £10.8m improvement in its pension deficit.
SCOTTISH holidaymakers are being wooed by an exclusive Caribbean island with only 400 hotel beds and a rollcall of celebrity clients.
Motor group John Martin Holdings has said it expects to return to profit this year after refocusing its business and posting a significant year-on-year drop in its loss for 2013.
SIGMA Capital, the urban regeneration specialist, has reported a half-year loss of £201,000, down from £413,000 a year ago, with property revenue down from £1.9 million to £1.8m.
Fashion retailer Next has warned that it will have to lower its profits guidance for this year if the Indian summer continues throughout October.
Stronger economic conditions are boosting the recovery at Royal Bank of Scotland after it cut the amount of money it is setting aside to cover bad loans.
ABERDEEN Asset Management has predicted continuing market volatility but reassured investors that net outflows are slowing after an £8.8bn drain in the previous quarter.
THE co-owner of Scotland's largest independent restaurant chain, Di Maggio's, has highlighted a "great run" of trading as the company launches its long-awaited Anchor Line bar and grill in Glasgow.
Santander UK has confirmed the appointment of Nathan Bostock as its chief executive.