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Genius Foods acquires United Central Bakeries in £21m deal Thursday, 28th February 2013
The UK’s leading gluten-free food specialist Genius Foods has acquired United Central Bakeries from Finsbury Foods in a deal worth £21 million. With a turnover of nearly £20 million, Genius’ latest acquisition will see it add UCB in Bathgate and the Livwell bakery in Hull to its operations, reinforcing its position as market leader.
Barclaycard says “lunch on us” for 10,000 Londoners Tuesday, 29th May 2012
Over 10,000 Londoners are in for a treat today. To promote the launch of its new PayTag, Barclaycard have enlisted the help of 140 PayTag team members to surprise passersby with a free lunch. Twitter is already abuzz with reports of the whereabouts of Barclaycard’s PayTag team, who are sending tweets and photos of their locations across the capital.
Urban Outfitters tumbles after CEO resignation Wednesday, 11th January 2012
Urban Outfitters Inc. saw shares drop 12 per cent after confirmed the departure of Glen Senk as chief executive. Shares in the young fashion and lifestyle retailer fell USD 25.77 on Tuesday afternoon trading. It will come as yet another blow to the Philadelphia-based company, after its stock dropped 23 per cent last year.