Monday, January 24, 2022
jobs

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

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.
Patent

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.
M&S store closures

468 jobs at risk as M&S announces 14 store closures

Marks and Spencer has announced plans to close down 14 stores in the latest phase of its turnaround plan.
B&Q job cuts

B&Q to swing axe on 200 HQ jobs

B&Q is slated to cull 200 head office jobs as part of a cost cutting drive and restructure.
Palmer & Harvey

400 more jobs axed at Palmer & Harvey

Hundreds more jobs have been cut at the collapsed supplier Palmer & Harvey as it fails to secure a sale for part of the company
Sports Direct Primark

Sports Direct & Primark named and shamed for underpaying staff

Sports Direct and Primark have been listed in the government's latest list of minimum wage offenders.
Asda seeks new finance director ahead of stock market return

Plans to cut over 800 jobs announced at Asda

842 Asda staff may have their pay cut or face redundancy amid sweeping cost-cutting measures across the supermarket.
Glassdoor

Only 4 British retailers make Glassdoor’s top 50 places to work

Glassdoor has revealed its 10th annual Employees Choice Awards laying bare the best places to work in the UK in 2018.

Feature Resource

The State of Digital Marketing

Mapp is running a 5-min survey to assess how companies in the UK have reshaped their marketing strategies during 2021 and their priorities for 2022. Why should...