Hot Off The Wires - 22nd March 2021
The lossmaking video games chain at the heart of an online trading frenzy is expected to reveal a return to profitability this week as analysts believe that GameStop generated revenue of $2.2bn in the last quarter, up slightly on a year earlier.
The success of the vaccination programme has helped to restore business confidence to its highest level since 2018, a survey suggests.
Bike retailers and manufacturers are struggling to keep up with demand as the cycling boom kicked off by the pandemic rolls into 2021, with customers falling on available stock “like piranhas”, according to one big retailer.
One million commercial properties will need to be renovated in order to meet the Government’s new carbon targets, according to impact assessments.
Britain will have only one power station still burning coal by the end of next year under plans by EDF to close its West Burton A plant.
Which English city was once known as Duroliponte?