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Supermarket food

Supermarket sales slow despite shoppers already buying Christmas mince pies

Mr Kipling mince pie factory

Cakes rise at Mr Kipling as owner eyes turnaround


Haulage firm goes into administration with loss of 66 jobs

Sainsbury's Christmas TV advert

Sainsbury’s celebrates 150th birthday in Christmas campaign

Mel B

Stop right now: Tesco removes Mel B advert following Spice Girl’s complaint

General Election 2019

Pound jumps higher as traders welcome Brexit Party withdrawal from seats

Steel crisis

British Steel rescue by Chinese firm Jingye could save up to 4,000 jobs

Commuter Stock

UK economy ‘spluttering’ despite return to growth, say analysts

Innis & Gun founder Dougal Gunn Sharp

Craft beer maker Innis & Gunn seeks cash injection for brewery plans

Sirius mining equipment

New funding plan throws lifeline to small Sirius Minerals investors

Money stock

UK economy avoids recession after return to growth in third quarter

Car production

620,000 manufacturing jobs lost since financial crisis – report

The steelworks plant in Scunthorpe

Unions welcome possible British Steel deal with Chinese firm

A Sainsbury's store

More Australian products could be coming to UK supermarkets

Just East delivery

Prosus lowers bar on £4.9bn bid for Just Eat

A graveyard

Dignity profits in poor health as deaths fall to lowest level in five years

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