Sebastian McCarthy

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Reporter covering retail and property. Email stories to seb.mccarthy@cityam.com

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First Group has announced plans to sell parts of its operations including its US Greyhound buses. [...]

30 May

Marks & Spencer looks set to remain in the FTSE 100 through the skin of its teeth in next week’s reshuffle after launching [...]

29 May

The Supreme Court has given the government the right to appeal a £300m court dispute over business rate bills for cash machines [...]

29 May

The UK’s Big Four supermarkets all failed to post a rise in sales during the last quarter as they battled it out with the German [...]

29 May

Telford Homes has posted a double-digit drop in full-year profits before tax, as a move into less lucrative rental projects and [...]

29 May

Shop inflation edged up this month, as rising costs from wages, taxes and political uncertainty drove non-food retailers to push [...]

29 May

Boots, Britain’s largest chain of chemists, looks set to become the latest victim of high street turmoil as its US owner eyes [...]

28 May

Administrators at Select have launched proposals for a controversial insolvency process as the troubled women’s fashion group [...]

28 May

Fresh signs of Travelodge’s bullish expansion plans have emerged this morning after the chain revealed a new £115m investment [...]

28 May

Norway’s largest pension fund has pledged to ban investments in alcohol and gambling stocks today as it ramps up efforts to [...]

28 May

Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct has confirmed the freehold sale of its headquarters to a Malaysian pension fund. [...]

28 May

Home builder Bovis today revealed that talks for a £950m merger deal with Galliford Try’s housing business have collapsed. [...]

28 May

Five-a-side football venue operator Goals has warned that its 2018 and 2019 performances will likely be significantly weaker [...]

28 May

Waitrose has revealed a £1bn plan to bolster its online operations today as it prepares for life without Ocado. [...]

16 May

Sandwich chain Pret A Manger is in discussions to snap up rival food group Eat in a bid to create a swathe of vegan and vegetarian-friendly [...]

16 May