Company News

  • 24 October 2014

    BP and GDF SUEZ have made an oil find around 150 miles east of Aberdeen that they think could unlock the potential of a series of so-called stranded assets.

  • 24 October 2014

    SCREENMEDIA has lifted the top prize at the 2014 Herald Digital Business Awards, which took place before an audience of more than 250 industry professionals at Glasgow's Grand Central Hotel last night.

  • 24 October 2014

    TESCO shares have dived nearly seven per cent after chairman Sir Richard Broadbent quit the troubled supermarket giant over an accounting blunder.

  • 24 October 2014

    WALLACES Express has cited rising operating costs as profits dropped by 11.4 per cent in its final year of accounts before being acquired outright by Tennent Caledonian Breweries.

  • 24 October 2014

    SPIRIT Pub Company has rejected a takeover approach from C&C Group, the Dublin-based owner of Tennent's Lager.

  • 24 October 2014

    INTERNATIONAL drinks company Pernod Ricard has returned to growth in the three months from June to September, and is forecasting profit from recurring operations to increase organically by one to three per cent for the full year to end-May next year.

  • 24 October 2014

    As of January 2015, should a bank fail then the Bank of England will immediately replace its senior executives and within 48 hours inform creditors of their losses.

  • 23 October 2014

    A BUSINESS services platform for start-up and small to medium sized enterprises will be launched by First Minister Alex Salmond in Glasgow today.

  • 23 October 2014

    TRAVEL search business Skyscanner is acquiring Hungarian mobile app developer Distinction, as it noted the increasing volume of travel plans made on the move.

  • 23 October 2014

    FISH-FARMING giant Marine Harvest is expecting its Scottish operations to experience a "challenging" fourth quarter in terms of profit, as biological issues and a low harvest take a toll.