Thursday, October 29, 2020
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The Hut Group to create 500 jobs in run up to Christmas

The Hut Group has announced it is creating 500 jobs between now and the end of the year despite the ongoing pandemic.
Chancellor to unveil new support package for Tier 2-affected businesses

Chancellor to unveil new support package for Tier 2-affected businesses

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to announce a new support package for retailers and other businesses affected by Tier 2 restrictions.
Next accused of destroying documents ahead of equal pay claim case

Next accused of destroying documents ahead of equal pay court case

Lawyers representing staff at Next in a claim for equal pay have accused the retailer of destroying key documents ahead of the case
Co-op Ben Bennett new jobs investment

Co-op to create jobs with two new stores thanks to £2.3m investment

Co-op will open two new food stores in Birmingham this month following a £2.3 million investment, which will help support 30..
Amazon is now offering to pay customers for data on what they are purchasing outside of its online and offline stores.

Amazon accused of breaking virus safety measures to ensure smooth Prime Day

Amazon has reinstated “oppressive and dangerous” productivity quotas in the run up to Prime Day exposing employees.
Gov't to pay 2/3 of staff wages if retailers forced to shut in new lockdowns

Gov’t to pay 2/3 of staff wages if retailers forced to shut in new...

The UK Government will pay two thirds of the wages of staff in retailers if they are forced to close under new lockdowns.
42% of retail professionals feel their mental health is worse than a year ago

42% of retail professionals feel their mental health is worse than a year ago

Around four in 10 retail professionals feel their mental health is worse than it was a year ago due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Chancellor under more pressure to extend furlough amid 2nd Covid-19 wave

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is under fresh pressure to extend the furlough scheme amid the second wave of the coronavirus.
Frasers Group CFO reiterates warning that House of Frase stores "will have to close"

Frasers Group CFO reiterates warning that House of Fraser stores “will have to close”

Frasers Group has reiterated a warning that a number of House of Fraser stores will be forced to shut down.
Holland & Barrett Tony Buffin Steve Willett

Holland & Barrett CEO Tony Buffin to exit over reward dispute

Holland & Barrett chief executive Tony Buffin will reportedly quit his role over a reward dispute, more than a year after..

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Get Ready for the Seasonal Surge

How Smartphone Scanning can help Deal with Seasonal Surges in Demand Whether it’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday or the Holiday Season, Covid-19 restrictions are set...