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Cost of living crisis: Inflation hits 40-year high of 9%
Inflation has hit its highest level in 40 years amid the deteriorating cost of living crisis.
Dairy prices will continue to soar due to rocketing production costs, warns Lurpak producer
Britain's biggest dairy producer has admitted the price of milk will continue to increase due to sky-high energy costs that have already risen by 200%.
Cost of living: Rishi Sunak says government's response to cost of living pressures will 'evolve' - but announces no immediate measures in CBI speech
Rishi Sunak has said the government's response to the cost of living crisis will "evolve" as the situation does - but failed to outline any immediate action.
US stocks head for worst day since 2020 amid recession fears
The Dow Jones Industrial Average, an index of blue chip companies, was heading for its worst day since 2020 on Wednesday as investors panicked once more over rocketing inflation and a possible recession.
Daisy snaps up customers from collapsed data operator Sungard
The entrepreneur who has grown Daisy Group into one of the UK's biggest communications services providers has swooped to acquire part of Sungard UK, the collapsed data management operator.
Luxury goods appear inflation proof - but will they be able to handle China's lockdowns?
Inflation is on everybody's mind - whether that is in the UK, elsewhere in Europe or the United States.
Cost of living crisis: Inflation figure is shocking - and there is worse to come
There is no getting away from the shock of the headline figure here.
Inflation hits 40-year high - who's hurting the most? And could upskilling tackle labour shortages?
On the Ian King Business podcast we have the latest assessment about inflation - reaching a 40-year high - and ask if it'll get worse; there's also Planet Organic's CEO on the impact of rising costs on their prices; the chief executive of Zilch talks about expanding into the US; and discover why Legal & General is investing £4bn in the West Midlands.
Five things that could help ease the cost of living crisis
The cost of living has become one of the major political focuses as bills rise and inflation soars, with households feeling the squeeze.
Cost of living: See how much your spending has increased over the past five years
Prices increased over the past 12 months at the fastest rate in 40 years, putting pressure on already stretched household budgets.
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