Ryanair advanced 1.3 per cent to €12.98 on a day that saw positive first-quarter numbers from Air France KLM

European stocks continued their losing streak as the latest batch of earnings failed to lift investor sentiment rendered gloomy by the lacklustre econ(...)

Argos owner Home Retail  recommended a £1.4 billion cash and shares bid from Sainsbury’s last month.Photograph: Reuters

Argos owner Home Retail, which agreed last month to be taken over by British supermarket Sainsbury’s, said yesterday it did not expect to hear what th(...)

Sainsbury’s is restructuring its night shift and trainer roles

British Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s is creating a new management role for training staff, which union leaders claim could lead to the loss of hundre(...)

Fyffes climbed 7.9% to €1.50  on Friday as the fruit distributor announced it had moved into the North American mushroom market with the acquisition of Highline Produce.   Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

European equities began the second quarter of 2016 with a slump, as weak oil prices weighed on the shares of major energy companies. This sent stocks(...)

 Sainsbury’s said on Friday its £1.4 billion (€1.7 billion) offer for Argos-owner Home Retail Group had been recommended by the board of the catalogue retailer.

British supermarket group Sainsbury’s said on Friday its £1.4 billion (€1.7 billion) offer for Argos-owner Home Retail Group had been recommended by t(...)

Glanbia lost 1.2 per cent at €18 in line with several industry rivals as major London food conference got under way.

Volatility across global financial markets is at a two-month low as signs that central banks will keep borrowing costs lower for longer settled invest(...)

Greencore chief executive Patrick Coveney fears political, constitutional and financial uncertainty would follow a decision by the UK to leave the EU. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

When the daily lunchtime rush hits in supermarkets around Britain, it is likely that the sandwich or wrap a customer picks up from the chill cabinet i(...)

Patrick Coveney: “My view is the implications for the food industry in Britain and for food manufacturers like us of Britain leaving Europe would be bad. And not marginally bad – very bad” Photograph: The Irish Times

When the daily lunchtime rush comes on in Marks and Spencer, Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons stores around Britain, it is likely the sandwich or wrap(...)

The roof-top car park on top of a Gym complex in Farnborough which is inaccessible to cars. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Baffled residents have spoken of their frustration after a roof-top car park was built which can only be accessed by foot. The “secret” car park wa(...)

Online retailer Amazon is set to enter the British fresh food market after striking a supply deal with supermarket Morrisons, potentially ramping up competition in the already cut-throat sector

Amazon has launched its biggest foray into food outside of the United States with a deal in Britain to offer fresh and frozen goods to customers, in (...)