Monday, October 25, 2021
Toys R Us

3000 jobs at risk as Toys R Us UK officially enters administration

Toys R Us UK has officially fallen into administration after weeks of teetering on the brink of collapse.

Thousands of jobs at risk as Maplin & EWM rescue talks collapse

5700 jobs are on the brink of being lost today as both Maplin and Toys R Us are poised to call in administrators.

Dozens of jobs at risk as Missguided suffers from “tough market”

Dozens of jobs are facing the chop at online fashion retailer Missguided as it launches a redundancy scheme.
gender pay

Aldi the latest major retailer to release gender pay gap statistics

Aldi has become the second major grocer to publish its gender pay gap statistics revealing a better than average disparity.
retail employment

Retail employment declines for 5th consecutive quarter as sales slow

UK retail sales continued to slow the throughout February while retail employment continued to drop.
gender pay

New Look and John Lewis reveal double-digit gender pay gaps

New Look and John Lewis have followed Tesco in becoming the first major retailers in the UK to publish their gender pay reports.

Lidl creates 700 more jobs as expansion drive intensifies

Lidl is set to create 700 new jobs in the UK as it drives forward with plans to open 50 new stores this year.

Primark fined nearly £50,000 in transgender discrimination ruling

Primark has been reprimanded and forced to pay nearly £50,000 in compensation to a former transgender employee.

13% of retail workers imagined killing their bosses, study says

Retail has been revealed as the most miserable industry to work in, according to a new study on attitudes towards bosses.

Amazon awarded patent for wristband to track workers

Amazon has been awarded a patent for a smartwatch-like wristband which tracks its warehouse workers movements.

Feature Resource

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