Halfords has been seeking a CEO since January, when Davies announced that he planned to step down to join Tesco as head of the supermarket company’s UK operations.  Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

Halfords Group Plc hired the head of McDonald’s UK operations as its new chief executive officer, ending a near three-month search for a successor to (...)

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 it would reduce its capital expenditure for next year to £1 billion, from no more than £2.1 billion this year and cut costs by £250 million a year

Tesco has confirmed there will be no store closures in the Republic of Ireland as the group plans to sell assets and cut costs to fund lower prices(...)

Endorsements by retired Olympian cyclist Victoria Pendleton helped drive revenues at Halfords. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

A better than expected 8.8 per cent rise in retail sales at Halfords was fuelled by a 15.5 per cent jump in cycle sales, with brands endorsed by Olymp(...)