The Davies report calls on leading firms to fill one in four board positions with women by 2015 – or face compulsory quotas
Tougher regulation of junk food, smoking and cheap alcohol cast aside as Government prefers to ‘encourage’ better public health
Charlie Chaplin called him his "favourite clown," and generations of British filmgoers would have wholeheartedly agreed.
Premier Foods yesterday said it was considering offers for its meat substitute business including "Quorn". The company said it had "received approaches" for the business – which could be worth up to £250m – and was now considering a possible sell-off.
BBC documentary shows Indonesian company clearing protected rainforest
Yesterday was Super Bowl Sunday and America tuned in. For US advertisers it’s the biggest event of the year. You can do things with a TV ad in the Super Bowl that you can’t do anywhere else. Like reach 100 million people in one place. You can move a nation.
Project to create sustainable palm oil project undermined by Western firms
Marmite is having a moment. Is it all just a marketing ploy, or is yeast extract a true kitchen must-have?
The Government has joined calls for Britain’s best-selling household groceries to use sustainable palm oil.
Does your shopping basket contain KitKat, Hovis, Persil or Flora? If so, you may be contributing to the devastation of the wildlife-rich forests of Indonesia and Malaysia, where orangutans and other species face extinction as their habitat disappears.
British consumers are fuelling the rising demand for palm oil, speeding up the destruction of rainforests and killing off orangutans
Advertisement banned over claims that spread is more popular than rivals
You can play a game with the trendy food products on supermarket shelves. It's called "spot the owner". What you're looking for – when you scan the tin, tub or pack in your hand – is the actual owner of the company. Not the brand, you understand, but the business that ultimately collects the money you hand over at the till.
David Orr was one of the most outstanding business managers ever produced by Ireland. After winning an MC and Bar in Burma in 1945, he rose through the ranks to serve as a distinguished chairman of Unilever. For 10 years after his retirement in 1982 he proved to be an equally effective non-executive director of a number of other groups, while also serving as chairman of the British Council for seven years – and he was a driving force in turning Sam Wanamaker's dream of creating a "new" Globe theatre into reality.
French artist Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster to fill Tate Modern's famous hall
Want to start living more conscientiously? You're not alone – research carried out by the organisers of the One Life Live event at Olympia found nearly 73 per cent of us believe that a more sustainable lifestyle is essential to the future of the planet. Here are 10 easy ways to start making a difference