John Dixon

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John Dixon: “It’s about observing your peer group. If they are buying things, there must be a reason they’re buying them.”

John Dixon went to Edinburgh from London via Kilkenny to help his brother Padraic in business in 1981 and never went home. Georgian Antiques, which is(...)

Robin Maharaj of Kilkenny Architectural Salvage & Antiques.

Kilkenny Architectural Salvage & Antiques was established on the outskirts of Kilkenny city in 1998. The business specialises in architectural sal(...)

Australian comedian Rebel Wilson has won AU$4.6 million (€3.08million) in damages after an international magazine publisher was found to have defamed her in a string of articles. File photograph: David Crosling/EPA.

Australian actor and comedian Rebel Wilson on Wednesday won AU$4.6 million (€3.08million) in damages after an international magazine publisher was fou(...)

M&S executive John Dixon: the  26-year M&S veteran was widely seen as a potential successor to chief executive Marc Bolland. He has quit to take on the role of chief executive at another company. Photograph:  M&S/PA Wire

Online fridges and washing machines retailer AO World has had a wild ride since it went public a year and a half ago. Its stunning stock market debut (...)

Permanent TSB was the star performer on the Dublin market yesterday, closing up 4.8 per cent at €5.31 with 2.5 million shares changing hands.

European stocks were little changed, posting their longest winning streak since January, amid mixed earnings reports from Ericsson and Volvo. The S(...)

Clothes are displayed on hangers in an M&S shop in northwest London.

John Dixon, the head of Marks & Spencer’s non-food division, has quit Britain’s biggest clothing retailer to become chief executive of another co(...)

 Marks and Spencer reported an eighth successive quarter of falling sales in its clothing division. Photograph: Tim Ireland/PA Wire.

British retailer Marks & Spencer posted an eighth consecutive quarterly fall in underlying sales of general merchandise, though the outcome did r(...)

 Full-year profits at Marks & Spencer fell to £665 million, their lowest level in four years. Photo: PA Wire

British retailer Marks & Spencer posted its lowest annual profit since 2009 this morning as a struggling clothing and homewares division dr(...)

John Dixon, Ernst & Young’s head of tax, gives evidence the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee  inquiry into Google’s tax affairs. Photograph:  PA/PA Wire

The head of tax at Ernst & Young in the UK gave some interesting evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee on Thursday as (...)

Margaret Hodge, chair of the Commons Public Accounts Committee, accused Google of using “smoke and mirrors to avoid paying tax”

A leading UK politician yesterday accused Google of “devious, calculating and unethical” behaviour after a two-hour hearing in which the compan(...)

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