Ron Johnson helped create Apple’s lucrative physical stores and has been working on Photograph: Peter Earl McCollough/New York Times

In 2011 Apple senior vice-president Ron Johnson left the tech giant to become head of the US retailing legend JC Penney. Johnson was golden when it ca(...)

The reality is that both the Dublin and Belfast Governments will be very keen to keep the border as open as possible. It is unlikely that controls on personal movements will be introduced, and certain that no trains will be stopped as Fintan O’Toole suggested recently. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Much has made recently of the fact that Northern Ireland voted to remain in the EU. In the UK as a whole, 52 per cent voted to leave but in Northern I(...)

The road to the launch of the Dacia range of cars provides a neat backdrop for the authors of this book about lean innovation. On a visit to Russia in(...)