Powergen has become the first major company to end its contract with the Royal Mail. Business Post will handle the company’s 40 million annual pieces of mail.
The online retailer says it has progressed towards its strategic goals but remains exposed to overreliance on promotion and returns.
The hygiene business saw growth slow in the UK as the bathing and washing category declined but kept investment in its brand marketing high.
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