Saturday, January 18, 2020
John Lewis Partnership Waitrose Paula Nickolds

John Lewis boss Paula Nickolds exits as sales drop

John Lewis Partnership has seen its managing director of 25 years, Paula Nickolds, step down after the department store revealed
store closures administration CVA job losses

Over 140,000 jobs have been lost this year

Over 140,000 jobs have been lost this year as store closures and administrations took a toll on the UK's high streets
Helen Connolly Bonmarche

Bonmarche CEO Helen Connolly quits

Bonmarché chief executive Helen Connolly has stepped down from the embattled retailer after three years at the helm.
Superdrug named top diversity employer

Superdrug named top diversity employer

Superdrug ranks in top 100 for diversity employers in Europe, coming in top 5 retailers listed.
John Lewis relocates call centre jobs to the Philippines

John Lewis relocates call centre jobs to The Philippines

John Lewis outsourcing call centre jobs to Philippines. Some 300 UK call centre workers laid off in the run up to Christmas.
Boardroom diversity BAME

Ethnic diversity edges up 5% in the boardroom

Some of the UK's biggest retailers have seen ethnic diversity increase in the boardroom, according to new research.
Lidl to invest £10m to increase hourly wages for staff

Lidl to invest £10m to increase hourly wages for staff

Lidl has announced it will invest over £10 million in its employees, which will be used to increase hourly wages for 19,000 staff
White Stuff head office roles

White Stuff reveals plans to cut head office jobs

White Stuff has placed some of its head office roles into consultation in a bid to restructure its business.
Retail staff abused, threatened or assaulted over 21 times a year on average Usdaw

Retail staff abused, threatened or assaulted over 21 times a year on average

Retail shop floor staff are verbally abused, threatened or assaulted more than 21 times per year on average.
Amazon has “terminated” a number of employees who were found to have sold customer data to third party sources.

Amazon has employed more staff than any of the Big 5 tech companies since...

Amazon has created more jobs than any of the Big 5 tech companies since 2000, expanding its headcount 72-fold

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