Primark sustainability

220 UK-based Primark roles moving to Dublin HQ

Primark has announced plans to move 220 UK-based roles from across various product-focused teams to its Irish headquarters.
Brexit immigration

Retail to be affected by proposed post-Brexit immigration rules

The Home Office has unveiled its white paper on what the UK's immigration system could look like post-Brexit, with the retail industry poised to...
Lidl Living Wage

Lidl among first to pledge new Living Wage rates

Lidl has become one of the first in UK retail to pledge the new Living Wage rate.

60% of chairmen believe Brexit is already aggravating talent shortages

New research has found over 60 per cent of chairmen believe the UK’s imminent departure from the EU is already having an impact on...

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...

John Lewis reveals “better jobs” supplier trial

John Lewis has unveiled plans to promote better jobs within its supplier network as part of plans to prioritise workers’ concerns. According to Drapers, the...

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.

Toys R Us questioned by Work and Pensions Committee as pensions deficit tops £18m

Toys R Us UK has come under fire from the Work and Pensions Committee which has raised concerns over its £18.4 million deficit.
Ikea weekend

Ikea UK implements one weekend off in four initiative

The UK arm of Ikea has announced that all of its 10,400 retail co-workers are now eligible for at least one weekend off in every four.
AS Watson

AS Watson to create 1000 new jobs at Superdrug, Perfume Shop & Savers

The high streets could soon see 1000 new job opportunities on the market as retail giant AS Watson confirms plans to open 88 news...

Feature Resource

The retailer buyer’s guide to managing product information

You come to the realization that there is a lot of duplicate work going on across your company. Manufacturing, sales, marketing and e-commerce are...