Thursday, August 16, 2018

9000 ex-BHS staff to receive bulk of pensions

Trustees of the BHS pensions fund have finally come to a deal that will give 9000 former staff some long-awaited reassurance over their pension...

Scottish retail loses 16,000 jobs in seven years

Around 16,000 jobs have been lost in Scottish retail over the past seven years, according to a new report from the Scottish Retail Consortium...
Asda job cuts

261 jobs at risk as Asda proposes north London warehouse closure

Asda has announced plans to shut down its warehouse in Enfield in north London, placing 261 jobs at risk.

351 M&S manager jobs to be axed just days after AGM warnings

Marks & Spencer is planning to axe over 300 jobs across the country as it continues to streamline its operations.

Over 1000 more jobs losses as Poundworld shuts 80 stores

Over 1000 jobs are set to be slashed at Poundworld as its administrators have announced another 80 store closures.
M&S store closures

M&S workers’ union “shocked” at threat of further store closures

The union representing Marks & Spencer staff has expressed shock at news it more stores and jobs cuts were on the horizon.
Poundworld job cuts

242 jobs cut as Poundworld closes 25 stores

Poundworld’s administrators have announced the closure of 25 stores placing hundreds of jobs on the chopping block.

840 redundancies due as Calvetron brands fails to find buyer

Calvetron Brands is set to close all of its concessions amid its administration, leading to nearly 1000 job losses.
job cuts

Retail workers make up bulk of 50,000 job cuts so far this year

The current challenges facing the high street has played a significant role in contributing to the 50,000 job losses this year.
Travis Perkins update

Wickes takes on 900 new colleagues from B&Q in recruitment drive

Wickes is set to take on 900 new colleagues who have lost their jobs at rival B&Q.

Feature Resource

The retail CMO’s guide to Christmas 2018

Things are tough in retail right now. Administrations, Amazon, CX, AI, a weak's a lot. But we’re here to spread some Christmas cheer. The retail...