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Tesco Outperforms Rest Of 'Big Four' In UK: Kantar Worldpanel

Tesco Outperforms Rest Of 'Big Four' In UK: Kantar Worldpanel

The FTSE 100 group's market share, however, remained under pressure, squeezed by 0.3 percentage points to 27.8 percent during the reported period. Meanwhile, Aldi's sales growth of 15.6% took its market share to 6.9%. Sales for Waitrose also increased, by 2.4%. Aldi's sales rose 15.6% taking its market share to 6.9%, widening its lead on the Co-op where sales fell back for the second month in a row.


USA state Wisconsin grants $4 billion in tax incentives to Foxconn

USA state Wisconsin grants $4 billion in tax incentives to Foxconn

The state will also not require Foxconn to pay $150 million in sales taxes, making the total subsidy approximately $3 billion. We are honored Foxconn chose Wisconsin, and I'm grateful to Terry Gou and the members of both parties in the Legislature for all they have done to make this historic event a reality.


Malaysia Airlines Flights To Auckland As Usual

Malaysia Airlines Flights To Auckland As Usual

Air NZ also announced that it is cancelling another nine worldwide flights to Australia, the Pacific and Vietnam, all of which were due to take off on Wednesday. In order to reduce overall pressure on the network and ensure customers already booked are able to be re-accommodated with minimum disruption, Air New Zealand is taking the unusual step of restricting ticket sales.


Hurricane season isn't over, as Maria is about to follow's Irma's path

Hurricane season isn't over, as Maria is about to follow's Irma's path

According to the NHC, the hurricane is stronger than expected, and while it may not make landfall, high winds, rain, and unsafe currents are expected all along the Eastern coast. That's a sign of an extremely strong hurricane likely to get even mightier, said University of Miami hurricane researcher Brian McNoldy. "To see another one coming is just so discouraging".


The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

The number of shares now owned by investors are 20.34 mln. Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA lifted its stake in shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO) by 1.4% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.


BOE governor says Brexit could lead to rising inflation in UK

BOE governor says Brexit could lead to rising inflation in UK

He also talked about Brexit, which he said would cause inflation to rise and have a worsening effect the longer it takes to secure new trade deals. Indeed, global factors, he said, were the main driver of domestic long-run real rates at both high and low frequencies, with BoE research suggesting that 75% of the movement in United Kingdom long-run equilibrium rates was driven by global factors.