Phil J Clarke: ‘I’m retiring, so I’m looking forward to a change of pace.

Farewell to Phil J Clarke, Tesco Ireland’s outgoing chief executive, who announced his retirement on Wednesday. The J distinguishes Clarke from his na(...)

Phil J Clarke has bowed out less than two years into his tenure. He joins a slew of senior executives who have left Tesco in recent months.

The human resources team at Tesco must be racking up overtime.The exit of Tesco Ireland chief executive Phil J Clarke, who has announced his retiremen(...)

The Dunnhumby sale is part of a drive by Tesco to slash costs and sell assets to mend the group’s finances

British advertising group WPP has bid for a majority stake in Dunnhumby, the customer data business put up for sale by Tesco. Dunnhumby, which gathers(...)

Ulster Bank has hundreds of guarantees given by property investors and developers which it is trying to sell. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

  Property movement Property movement Lone Star, the largest single investor in Irish property since the crash, plans to further sell (...)

New Kantar numbers add to evidence new Tesco boss Dave Lewis’ turnaround plan is making an impact. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Britain’s biggest supermarket Tesco recorded its strongest sales performance in 18 months, industry data showed on Tuesday, adding to evidence new bos(...)

 Tesco  group chief executive Dave Lewis:  said he will cut its central administration costs by 40 per cent. Photograph: PA

Tesco Ireland has made up to 25 positions redundant at its head office in Dublin as the impact of Dave Lewis, the parent group’s new chief executive, (...)

Analysts caution that the road to recovery at Tesco will be a long one

At last, something for the man with the toughest job in retail to smile about: sales at Tesco have returned to growth for the first time in a year.Pri(...)

Tesco said on Wednesday that up to 2,000 people could lose their jobs when the group closes 43 unprofitable stores across the UK

Tesco has said it is to close two superstores in Belfast as well as a smaller express store in Ballymena as part of a major restructuring that will se(...)

Terry Leahy: stepped down as chief executive of Tesco three years ago after a glorious 14-year reign

Terry Leahy stepped down as chief executive of Tesco three years ago, after a glorious 14-year reign in which profits soared from £750 million to £3.2(...)

The Irish Times’ business affairs correspondent Mark Paul: chief executive of Viber? Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

We received a large entry for Ciarán Hancock’s Christmas Quiz, which took some time to work through. It threw up a few odd answers with a number of yo(...)