Sunday, October 13, 2019
250 jobs up for grabs as Lidl commences operations at new £70m Scottish warehouse

250 jobs up for grabs as Lidl commences operations at new £70m Scottish warehouse

// Lidl's new £70m Scottish warehouse, located in North Lanarkshire, has commenced operations // It's Lidl’s largest UK distributions centre to date // Around 600 existing...
Burberry Jerome Le Bleis supply chain

Burberry poaches Lacoste’s exec VP as supply chain officer

Burberry hires new supply chain officer. Jerome Le Bleis joins from French retailer Lacoste. He will begin his new role on January 1.
Shop Direct & Next work to improve fabric employment conditions in India

Shop Direct & Next work to improve fabric employment conditions in India

Shop Direct and Next have engaged almost 9500 people in the first phase of a project to improve employment conditions in India.
Rent the Runway’s head of supply chain will step down at the end of the month following a torrent of customer complaints over missed and late shipments.

Rent the Runway’s head of supply chain departs after delivery chaos

Rent the Runway’s head of supply chain will step down at the end of the month following a torrent of customer complaints.
Sainsbury's plastic packaging trial

Sainsbury’s reduces plastic packaging in fresh flower bouquets

Sainsbury's has reduced plastic packaging for its fresh flower bouquets across 167 stores as part of a 12-week trial.
Sainsbury's CEO Mike Coupe Brexit

Sainsbury’s CEO Mike Coupe warns on no-deal Brexit

Sainsbury's chief executive Mike Coupe has warned that a no-deal Brexit would affect fresh food supplies.
Amazon Echo devices are being built by Chinese school children who are often forced to work nights and hours of overtime, according to a Guardian report.

Charged: Amazon Echo devices built illegally by Chinese children according to report

Amazon Echo devices are being built by Chinese school children who are often forced to work nights and hours of overtime, according to a Guardian report. Chinese...
FedEx is scrapping its Amazon delivery contract, announcing that their deal will not be renewed after it expires this month.

Charged: FedEx splits with Amazon as ecommerce giant builds own delivery network

FedEx is scrapping its Amazon delivery contract, announcing that their deal will not be renewed after it expires this month.
Adidas supply chain Kasper Rorsted

Adidas sales smashes £5bn despite US supply chain issues

Adidas has revealed it has met analyst's sales and profit expectations in the second quarter, despite supply chain issues

Ocado completes sale of 50% of business to M&S

Ocado has sold half of its UK retail business to Marks & Spencer, according to an announcement made this morning to the stock

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A Day in the Life of an Effective Store Manager

Scheduling, finding fill-ins for last-minute shift changes, and distributing corporate memos. Store managers are forced to squander at least 25% of their time on...