M&S job cuts

M&S mulls 47 job cuts in clothing teams

Marks & Spencer is reportedly planning to eyeing job cuts in its clothing and home division teams.
Debenhams stores

1200 jobs under threat as Debenhams reveals 22 stores due for closure

Debenhams has officially launched its CVA which will see it close 22 of its underperforming stores as early as next year.
Shop Direct

Shop Direct’s transfer deal to safeguard 200 jobs

Shop Direct has revealed its deal to transfer the Raven Mill returns centre in Oldham, Manchester and its returns activity to...
retail jobs

74,400 retail jobs since last year

New data has shown that almost 75,000 retail jobs were lost in the first quarter of this year.
LK Bennett

LK Bennett’s new Chinese owner to close 21 stores

A total of 21 LK Bennett stores are due to close down after the retailer was bought out of administration overnight.
Wages

Should retailers increase wages in order to retain employees?

Raising employees' wages could arguably cause backlash for retailers as it leads to rising costs. But is that just an excuse?
Office outlet job cuts

Office Outlet administrators axe 161 jobs & close 16 stores

Administrators for Office Outlet have announced a raft of store closures and scores of job cuts as they continue administration.
The Range HQ

The Range’s new Plymouth HQ to create 450 jobs

The Range has announced it will open its new head office in Plymouth this summer, creating 450 jobs in buying, ecommerce, IT...
Wren Kitchens

Wren Kitchens beats John Lewis as UK’s top retail employer

Wren Kitchens has been crowned the best retail employer to work for in the UK, beating last year's champion John Lewis...
Amazon GlobalData

Amazon announces 1000 new apprenticeships

Amazon has unveiled plans to create more than 1000 apprenticeships in the UK over the next two years.

Feature Resource

The New Age of Consumer Behaviour in Retail 2019 Report

Is retail experiencing a moment of transformation or chaos? The answer to this question depends on who is framing it. Too long has our...