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Burger King expands menu with hot dogs

February 10, 2016 - 20:42

Burger King announces that hot dogs will be the newest addition to its menus in the US. >> read more
Nestle ends IAAF sponsorship deal

February 10, 2016 - 19:56

Food and drink giant Nestle ends its sponsorship of the IAAF, as it fears the doping scandal engulfing the world athletics governing body could damage its reputation. >> read more

February 10, 2016 - 16:53

Contingent convertible bonds, or Coco bonds, are behind the sudden and dramatic falls in bank shares, but what on earth are they? >> read more

February 10, 2016 - 15:32

US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen pours cold water on the prospect of a second rise in interest rates any time soon. >> read more
Asahi to buy Peroni and Grolsch

February 10, 2016 - 15:30

Japanese brewer Asahi says it has agreed to buy the Peroni and Grolsch beer brands, which are being sold to allow AB InBev to take over SABMiller. >> read more
VIDEO: Apprenticeships boost the workforce

February 10, 2016 - 13:54

Germany has Europe's lowest rates of youth unemployment, partly because of its traditional apprenticeship system, which allows young Germans who don't go to university to train and qualify in companies. >> read more
Ikea recalls lamps due to safety issues

February 10, 2016 - 13:49

The Swedish retailer, Ikea, asks customers to return two popular glass ceiling lampshades due to concerns about their safety. >> read more

February 10, 2016 - 13:40

Twitter announces it is starting to place video ads at the top of its users' timeline feeds. >> read more

February 10, 2016 - 12:44

Industrial output in the UK suffered its sharpest monthly drop in three years in December, official figures show. >> read more
Hornby's shares tumble as sales fall

February 10, 2016 - 12:09

Shares in model rail company Hornby tumble by 51.85% as the firm warns of mounting losses following a "disappointing" start to the new year. >> read more

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