Job losses in the retail sector have hit an astounding 21,413 since the start of the year in a bleak quarter for the sector.
No credible offers have been made for Maplin bringing its remaining 2500 staff in real danger of redundancy.
66 more job losses have been announced at the Maplin head offices in London and Rotherham while the search for a buyer continues.
Toys R Us’ UK distribution centre closed today making nearly 100 staff redundant as the failed retailer continues wind down
Toys R Us US arm has announced that it will close all 885 of its stores jeopardizing more than 30,000 jobs.
The controversy surrounding Sainsbury’s proposed changes to staff pay has continued to develop.
Harrods staff are reportedly facing the prospect of parts of the pay cut amid an overhaul on sales commissions.
Toys R Us stores are expected to start making redundancies and closing stores over the next week.
Sainsbury’s has been accused by Labour MP Siobhain McDonagh of using the recently announced staff pay rises as a “smokescreen”.
Next has become the first fashion retailer to face a major equal pay claim as over 300 workers have registered.