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By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

CityFibre acquires UK full fibre network builder FibreNation from TalkTalk

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); CityFibre acquisition of FibreNation : CityFibre, a full fibre network infrastructure provider in the UK,  has wrapped up its previously announced More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Sunday, March 15th, 2020

Tulip to close Tipton pork processing plant, leaving over 600 jobs at risk

UK pork processor Tulip Limited is planning to close its pork processing plant in Tipton in the West Midlands, leading to the loss of more than 640 jobs. The pork processing company made this decision due to a loss More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

Aon to acquire Willis Towers Watson in $30bn all-stock deal

Aon acquisition of Willis Towers Watson : Aon has signed an all-stock deal worth around $30 billion to acquire Willis Towers Watson in what will be one of the biggest insurance acquisitions ever. The Aon, Willis More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

Blackboard to sell Open LMS to Learning Technologies Group for $31.7m

US educational technology company Blackboard has agreed to sell its Blackboard Open LMS business to Learning Technologies Group (LTG), a UK-based end-to-end learning and talent management solutions provider, for More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, March 5th, 2020

Barclays job cuts 2020 : Over 1,000 employees to lose jobs across the UK

Barclays job cuts 2020 : More than 1,000 employees are set to lose their jobs at British banking giant Barclays with a major processing center in Leeds to take most of the brunt owing to its permanent closure. Unite More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

Angel’s Envy Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey Finished in Port Wine Barrels launched outside US

US craft distiller Angel’s Envy has announced the global launch of Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey Finished in Port Wine Barrels. The port-finished bourbon will be initially launched in a limited number More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Friday, February 28th, 2020

German supermarket chain Lidl opens 800th UK store at Dumbarton, Scotland

Lidl Dumbarton store opening news : German discount supermarket chain Lidl has inaugurated its 800th store in the UK at Dumbarton in Scotland. Last week, three other new Lidl stores were also opened at Cambridge, More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

Pernod Ricard rolls out caviar-infused vodka – L’Orbe Vodka x Caviar

French alcoholic beverage giant Pernod Ricard has introduced L’Orbe Vodka x Caviar, which it claims is the first vodka that has been naturally infused with caviar. The caviar infused vodka is said to have been More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, February 23rd, 2020

UK insurtech company Concirrus raises $20m in Series B round

Concirrus, a London based marine and automotive insurtech company, has raised $20 million in a Series B funding round led by AlbionVC, the technology investment arm of Albion Capital Group. Current investors IQ More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Thursday, February 13th, 2020

ABG buys majority stake in spirits distribution company Indie Brands

Amber Beverage Group (ABG), a producer, distributor, and retailer of alcoholic beverages, has acquired a majority stake in UK-based premium spirits distribution company Indie Brands, for an undisclosed price. Indie More...