from Breakingviews:

Tesco’s ambitions earthed by UK retail reality

By Edward Hadas
January 13, 2012

By Edward Hadas

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

BA horror show should quell talk of “green shoots”

May 22, 2009

Willie Walsh likes to tell it as it is.

Recent weeks have seen smatterings of good economic news. Sectors that took the full weight of the recession last year said they were staggering to their feet now spring is here.

R-word looms as retail sales slump

July 24, 2008

Exactly one year since the credit crunch started retail sales have shown their biggest fall on record in Britain, news that is likely to spur recession talk among consumers, who are already feeling the pinch from rising fuel and food costs.