Britons’ haggling tactics are changing as the popularity of online shopping grows, using methods such as leaving items sitting in their virtual basket until they are offered money off and securing a discount during web chats, a survey has found.
Britain’s long-standing progress on pay has come to a halt with younger workers missing out on pay rises, new research shows. by a shift towards low-paid work and fewer firms rewarding staff for long service.
It is an iconic scene: the white Lotus Esprit S1 driving out of the sea in James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me. And now the manufacturer has launched a special edition in honour of the dramatic moment.
Suffolk Coastal MP Therese Coffey has led a small delegation of MPs to meet the Chancellor of Exchequer to press the case on behalf of independent retailers in two coastal towns against proposed business rate rises due to be enforced this April.