Tuesday, October 16, 2018

150 jobs safe as House of Fraser’s Telford Centre store rescued from closure

150 jobs have been saved at House of Fraser as its new owner Sports Direct announced its regional flagship will remain open.

Former Co-op director Sam Walker tells tribunal she was sacked over equal pay

Former Co-operative Group executive Sam Walker has alleged she was sacked from the business after she raised concerns over equal pay, according to a...
employee satisfaction

COMMENT: The secret to maximising employee satisfaction in retail

Unhappy employees are less productive and can cost billions, so staff satisfaction levels need top priority for retailers.

9000 ex-BHS staff to receive bulk of pensions

Trustees of the BHS pensions fund have finally come to a deal that will give 9000 former staff some long-awaited reassurance over their pension...

Scottish retail loses 16,000 jobs in seven years

Around 16,000 jobs have been lost in Scottish retail over the past seven years, according to a new report from the Scottish Retail Consortium...
Asda job cuts

261 jobs at risk as Asda proposes north London warehouse closure

Asda has announced plans to shut down its warehouse in Enfield in north London, placing 261 jobs at risk.

351 M&S manager jobs to be axed just days after AGM warnings

Marks & Spencer is planning to axe over 300 jobs across the country as it continues to streamline its operations.

Over 1000 more jobs losses as Poundworld shuts 80 stores

Over 1000 jobs are set to be slashed at Poundworld as its administrators have announced another 80 store closures.
M&S store closures

M&S workers’ union “shocked” at threat of further store closures

The union representing Marks & Spencer staff has expressed shock at news it more stores and jobs cuts were on the horizon.
Poundworld job cuts

242 jobs cut as Poundworld closes 25 stores

Poundworld’s administrators have announced the closure of 25 stores placing hundreds of jobs on the chopping block.

Feature Resource

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...