Monday, October 15, 2018
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Amazon raises pay for long term employees as it seeks to quell pay backlash

Amazon has responded to a backlash over changes to its minimum wage announcing that it would provide extra benefits.

The rise of automation: Should retailers be worried?

While not yet a common sight, incremental changes towards robots replacing humans in stores are already being trialed by the likes of Nestle in...
Asda job cuts

Asda tries to overturn equal pay claim in Court of Appeal

Asda is returning to court today over a long running dispute over equal pay, hoping to overturn a ruling made last August.
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Sainsbury’s seeks 11,500 seasonal staff amid major recruitment drive

11,500 jobs are up for grabs across the Sainsbury’s group during the upcoming Christmas rush.

200 management roles slashed in B&Q restructure

B&Q has announced plans to undertake a restructure which will scrap overnight replenishment leading to the loss of 200 roles.

Amazon raises minimum wages 19% boosting 37,000 workers pay

37,000 Amazon staff are set to receive a pay increase as the retail giant increases its minimum wage by nearly 20 per cent.

H&M slammed for failing to pay garment workers living wage despite promises

H&M has been slammed by garment industry group Clean Clothes Campaign for failing to pay suppliers a living wage.

Poundworld employees launch employment tribunal claim

Over 180 former Poundworld employees are calling for compensation following the retailers collapse.
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Morrisons could face £1bn equal pay case

Morrisons is the latest retailer facing an equal pay battle as its workers seek compensation for an alleged gender pay gap. Law firm Leigh Day...

408 jobs axed at Fenwick as profits dive 93 per cent

421 jobs have been slashed at department store Fenwick as its profits dive-bombed nearly 100 per cent.

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What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...