Whitbread has ground out a small increase in half-year profit as it prepares to focus on the growth of hotels business Premier Inn following the sale of Costa Coffee to Coca-Cola.
A radio ad for Costa Coffee has been banned for discouraging consumers from buying avocados.
A woman who repeatedly contacted her ex-partner by telephone from a bus en route to Dundee and in Dundee city centre has been fined £200.
Plans have been submitted for a new 24-hour Costa at an Angus retail park.
Whitbread shares raced 14% higher amid cheer over its £3.9 billion deal to sell Costa Coffee, but failed to stop the wider London market sinking deep into the red.
Costa Coffee owner Whitbread is to sell the cafe chain to Coca-Cola for £3.9 billion.
Coca-Cola is about to splash out £3.9 billion to gobble up Costa Coffee, adding to its vast stable of brands.
Workers at a Tayside business park are being asked to move their vehicles from residential areas.
A proposal for a new coffee shop at Kingsway West Retail Park has been granted planning permission by Dundee City Council.
Residents of Weatherfield will wake up and smell the coffee this spring as Costa and Co-op shopfronts will feature on the Coronation Street set.
A Dundee retail park could soon host a coffee shop if new proposals are approved by city planning chiefs.
A £40 million office, hotel and flat complex at the Waterfront is set to go ahead after city planning chiefs recommended it for approval.
Supermarket chain Lidl has said it is “surprised and disappointed” that a proposed store has been recommended for refusal by council planners.
A leading business chief has called for Dundee to model itself on Glasgow and Edinburgh to enable retailers to thrive in the city.