US court papers reveal kickback scandal at Grey London

“We’re cheating and stealing from our clients. That is the truth,” is what Steve Blamer, the newly-appointed CEO of Grey London is alleged to have said to managing director Roger Edwards and finance director Roy Wilson when he inspected the ...

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Sainsbury’s, Waitrose edge ahead in UK supermarkets battle

Only by a little bit, mind, as the UK’s grocers (who sell a lot more than groceries these days) appear to have fought each other to a standstill in their last quarter’s trading. Sainsbury’s sales increased by 6.1 per cent ...

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Washington Post legends Bob Woodward and Ben Bradlee line up for App launch

“Truly this is brilliant,” says Guardian Digital Content blogger Josh Halliday and he’s absolutely right (at least as far as old newspaper romantics are concerned). The Washington Post has assembled a stellar cast to launch its new Apple iPad App, ...

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Channels 4 and 5 rubbish ITV's plea to get rid of CRR

It was a nice t Getting Back Together Bpd Ex ry by ITV chiefs Archie Norman and Adam Crozier to claim that the CRR restrictions, which they no doubt regard as cruel and unusual punishment, have forced ITV to engage ...

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Can Marc Bolland export Marks & Spencer to the world?

Others have tried and failed of course, notably the regime of Sir Rick Greenbury which bought a number of flagship stores in Europe and also Ivy League outfitter Brooks Brothers and Kings supermarkets in the US. But Bolland, as part ...

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US pundit declares online Times is just a "Tory newsletter."

You can’t give the UK’s most famous and venerable daily newspaper a more crushing putdown than to call it a “newsletter”, but that’s the insult casually flicked towards the Times by US pundit Clay Shirky in his latest column on ...

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Former Pepsico boss Otsuki starts new job with cure for baldness

Talk about lucky, the newly-appointed boss of Japan’s Unihair, former PepsiCo Japan boss Tadao Otsuki, has announced that his company has discovered a cell generation method of growing new hair. As Unihair is the world’s largest wigmaker this is a ...

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