Amazon is testing a new “top brand” label for certain big-name fashion companies which could have a “substantial impact on how shoppers decide which products to buy”.

Charged: Amazon comes under pressure from major investors to evaluate working conditions

Amazon is coming under increasing pressure from major City investors to improve its working conditions in the UK.
Arcadia CVA

Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia eyes pension contribution cuts

Arcadia Group has proposed to halve the annual contributions is makes to its pensions scheme.
Waterstones pay

Waterstones reports gender pay gap amid wages controversy

Waterstones has unveiled its gender pay gap amid a row over whether to increase wages for shop floor staff.
Primark 50 years

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.

Feature Resource

8 Tips to Ensure Great Employee Experience in Times of Crisis

We know 2020 has been a challenging year for workplaces around the world. To help you cope with disruption, we've put together an eBook offering 8...