WPP chief executive Martin Sorrell

WPP, the world’s biggest advertising company, said it was on track to hit its demanding full-year sales target after solid first-half demand in matur(...)

Bia Beauty Natural Skincare: Tracey Ryan’s range combines plant-based exfoliants with cleansing and nourishing essential oils

Plastics are everywhere, but I’d bet most of us don’t realise they’re even in our skincare products. For years, cosmetic companies have been adding(...)

Apple, for whom China is a key growth market, fell 3.4 per cent on Wall Street early in the day. Photograph: Paul Miller/EPA

The Iseq in Dublin closed down 2.7 per cent on a chastening day for European stock markets. Bourses around the continent extended the week’s sell-off (...)

European shares extended a sell-off on Wednesday from the previous session as concerns over China’s currency devaluation weighed on global stock marke(...)

 Newstalk 106-108 FM revealed that Colette Fitzpatrick will join the station to present a brand new Sunday morning show, “The Colette Fitzpatrick Show”, sponsored by Marks & Spencer

The press release announcing the arrival of The Colette Fitzpatrick Show to the Newstalk schedule made its ambition clear. The Sunday morning show (...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York. Photograph: REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Disappointing earnings results from corporate bellwethers weighed on equity prices in Europe and on Wall Street yesterday. European equities fell in (...)

 European stocks fell for a third day as a decline in energy shares outweighed better-than-expected results from Credit Suisse and Unilever. Photo: Bloomberg

European stocks fell for a third day as a decline in energy shares outweighed better-than-expected results from Credit Suisse and Unilever. BP’s 1.2 (...)

Unilever - the maker of Dove soap, Lipton tea and Ben & Jerry’s ice cream is recovering from a weak 2014. Photo: Bloomberg

Unilever reported higher-than-expected quarterly sales on Thursday, driven by gains in its home and personal care units, and stood by its full-year ou(...)

Recruiters and managers are so faceist that the good-looking have been found to earn some 10 per cent more than the bad-looking. File photograph: Stockphoto/Getty

Not long ago I found myself addressing a room full of newish hires at one of the big four accountancy firms. As I surveyed the crowd, I noticed someth(...)

Donald Fitzmaurice and Padraig McBride, founders of Brandtone. 1:58

Donald Fitzmaurice and Padraig McBride founded Brandtone, a mobile marketing company headquartered in Ireland that conducts campaigns in emerging mark(...)