A young business which aims to help consumers find ethical products and connect small-scale suppliers with potential customers has won a prestigious Shell Livewire Grand Ideas award.

University of Leeds spin-out Xeros has formed a partnership with US dry cleaning technology group GreenEarth in a deal which heralds the next stage in the company's evolution.

Marks & Spencer's entire corporate archive is to be transferred to the University of Leeds, in a move that will herald a new era of scholarship about the high street giant and British retailing.

M&S and the University of Leeds announce today that British icon Twiggy will join M&S Chairman, Sir Stuart Rose and Vice-Chancellor Professor Michael Arthur to open M&S' 125th Birthday Exhibition.

Agilent Technologies Inc., the world's premier measurement company has sponsored a new laboratory at the University of Leeds, equipped with its very latest testing equipment.