Friday, December 13, 2019

Sports Direct appoints new workers respresentative

Sports Direct has announced its first-ever elected staff member to attend board meetings. In a push to dispel criticism following the workers‘ rights...
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Mike Ashley dealt latest blow in £14m legal battle

Mike Ashley has lost the latest battle in a £14 million court case against former Sports Direct broker Jeff Blue, according to the Sunday...

Sports Direct shareholder criticises corporate governance investigation

A key Sports Direct shareholder has spoken out against the appointment of its long term law firm to carry out a corporate governance investigation....

Sports Direct accuses shareholder lobby group of “fake news”

An influential shareholder lobby group has been accused by Sports Direct of "fake news" over claims about its executive pay ratios. The retailer...

Nike tops the list of most valuable apparel brands for another year

Nike has once again been crowned the most valuable apparel brand in the world, raising its brand value by a further 13 per cent...

Business leaders “deeply sceptical” of Sports Direct’s workers representative election

Unions and business leaders have criticised Sports Direct‘s decision to place a workers representative on its board, branding it a “PR exercise". Earlier...

Nike poised to roll out performance hijab across its stores

Sportswear giant Nike has unveiled its first range of modest active wear, dubbed the Nike Pro Hijab. Designed with the needs of female...

Standard Life sets its sights on Sports Direct

Prime Minister Theresa May‘s new crackdown on poor corporate governance and executive pay has prompted one of the City‘s most renowned institutions to turn...

Nike boss slams Donald Trump’s “Muslim ban” policy

The boss of sportswear brand and retail giant Nike has slammed US President Donald Trump‘s executive order that bans people from seven Muslim-majority countries...

JD Sports in hot water after 140 warehouse staff sent to hospital over 4...

At least 140 staff at JD Sports‘ Rochdale warehouse have been sent to hospital in the last four years, according to a Guardian investigation....

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