Office products supplier Corporate Express has
rejected an unsolicited takeover bid of €2.5 billion
(£1.88 billion) from Staples reports The Times.
Also from The Times is the news that Elvi
has been rescued by a mystery group of investors.
One company benefiting from the UK’s unseasonable weather
over recent months is outdoor wear retailer/cataloguer
Craghoppers. The company posted a year-end sales rise of
25 per cent reports Just-Style.