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Ocado plant in Hampshire. A recent blaze had a big impact on Ocado’s UK sales but it has not deterred customers from signing up for  automated delivery expertise. Photograph:  Peter Nicholls/Reuters

When a huge fire swept through Ocado’s automated warehouse in Hampshire six weeks ago, there were reports that firefighters tackling the blaze had to (...)

William Hill hailed “excellent growth in the US”, but bemoaned a reduction in retail profits.

William Hill expects full year profits to drop 15 per cent, with the bookmaker blaming conditions on the high street. The bookmaker said that adjuste(...)

Fair bet: Paddy Power  shares soared following a US supreme court ruling ending a federal ban on US sports betting. Photograph: Paddy Power Betfair/PA Wire

Last week was a good one for Paddy Power Betfair, with shares soaring following a US supreme court ruling ending a federal ban on US sports betting. (...)

A 2017 report from Barclays forecast that Paddy Power  would lose about £60 million in annual turnover if the Fixed-odds terminals stake was cut to £2. Photograph: Dado Ruvic/Reuters

No good deed shall go unpunished. It’s a well-worn phrase but one that must strike Peter Jackson and his team at Paddy Power Betfair as depressingly a(...)

William Hill: the UK Gambling Commission has fined the bookmaker at least €7 million for failing to protect customers and prevent money laundering. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Would someone who earned £365,000 a year – that’s about €415,000 – spend his days and nights glued to a screen, gambling huge amounts of money on the (...)

Paddy Power Betfair is already a major player in Australian gambling.

Sources have poured cold water on claims that Irish gambling giant Paddy Power Betfair is vying with William Hill for a deal with Australia’s CrownBet(...)

Christopher Bailey stepping down  as Burberry creative chief. Photograph: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images

Christopher Bailey must want to leave Burberry very badly. He’s giving up £16 million (€18.25m) in shares so he can quit the company he has spent the (...)

William Hill, which operates almost 2,400 betting shops, has struggled to keep up with rivals in online gambling

British bookmaker William Hill said on Friday its annual operating profit fell 10 per cent as challenging trading conditions and unfavourable soccer (...)

A police sniper secures a roof next to the Congress Centre in Davos during the World  Economic Forum. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/Getty Images

In numbers: Rogue rodents 879 Number of “attacks” on critical global infrastructure (mainly power cables) by squirrels since 2013, according to secu(...)

William Hill has been struggling to keep up with rivals in online gambling

Bookmaker William Hill on Monday reported a fall in full-year operating profit to £260 million, at the lower end of its guidance range, after unfavour(...)

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