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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 accounted for a over 30 per cent of all ecommerce spend in the UK this year, more than three times its nearest rival.

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
Asda contract Roger Burnley

Asda prolongs deadline for staff to sign new contract

Asda has extended the deadline for its staff to sign its new contract as thousands fear being sacked from their jobs.
Sainsbury's boardroom Martin Scicluna Mike Coupe

Sainsbury’s chairman Martin Scicluna reshuffles boardroom

Sainsbury's chairman Martin Scicluna, who joined the Big 4 grocer earlier this year, has revealed plans to shake up the boardroom
Asda to increase hourly pay amid new contract dispute

Asda to increase hourly pay amid new contract dispute

Asda has announced it will increase employees' basic hourly pay as it remains in dispute with a workers' union.
Small Business Saturday sees record 17.6m people turn out in support

85,000 retail jobs axed in the past year

Retailers have cut 85,000 jobs in the past year thanks to weak consumer demand, increased bills and the rise in online shopping.
Matalan Knowsley warehouse strike ends as staff accept new pay offer GMB strike

Matalan warehouse strike ends as staff accept new pay offer

A long-running strike by workers at a Matalan warehouse in Merseyside has come to an end.
Bonmarche collapsing into administration, putting almost 2900 jobs and 318 stores at risk It is the second time the clothing retailer Bonmarche has fallen into administration in 7 years. Under Armour and Virgin Galactic's spacesuit - the first in the world “created specifically for private astronauts”

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Bonmarche collapsing into administration, putting almost 2900 jobs and 318 stores at risk

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