Yves Maitre named as HTC’s new chief executive Yves, a former executive at Orange, will replace current CEO Cher Wang, who will continue to chair the Taiwan-based smartphone maker. In 2018, HTC achieved a revenue of $770m. Read more.
Private equity firm purchases East End Foods Exponent, which previously backed Quorn Foods, has purchased wholesaler East End Foods - a major supermarket supplier. East End's turnover was up 3.2% to £191.3m for the year to 30 April. Exponent also purchased Asian food wholesaler TRS in June. Read more.
Uniqlo to produce clothing from reclaimed plastic From next year, the fashion retailer will start selling its sweat-wicking DRY-EX products - which are made from polyester fibres derived from reclaimed PET bottles. Also, Uniqlo will soon collect jackets from customers to extract raw materials. Read more.