Victoria’s Secret: Adriana Lima (right) with fellow models at the lingerie brand’s New York fashion show this month. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

A woman stands on stage and cries. In the auditorium another woman’s partner gives a standing ovation, his hand on his heart. One mother gushes that s(...)

The queue outside Victoria’s Secret on Grafton Street before opening in December

Business Affairs Correspondent The Irish-born former president of global lingerie chain Victoria’s Secret has criticised its decision to open its fi(...)

Molton Brown, 80 Grafton Street, Dublin has been sold to Irish Life

Irish Life looks like strengthening its position as the largest owner of buildings on Dublin’s Grafton Street with the expected purchase of its 19th (...)

Sales at Victoria’s Secret  fell more than projected last quarter, highlighting the trouble it has had connecting with younger customers.

L Brands Inc. tumbled as much as 10 percent in late trading after disappointing investors with its profit forecast, a sign that the company’s comebac(...)

A Macy’s department store in Fairfax, Virginia. Photograph: Getty Images

Disappointing holiday season sales at US retailers Macy’s and Kohl’s underscored the uphill task department stores face in winning back shoppers, who (...)

The always ultra-clean Canary Wharf business district, with its HSBC, Barclays and Citi towers, decorates /pollutes the skyline.
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Image of the week: Bringing in the trash They say there’s plenty more fish in the sea, but even if that’s true there’s even more plastic – or at le(...)