Clarks factory

35 jobs lost as Clarks confirms Somerset factory closure

Clarks has confirmed that it will close down its Somerset factory just two years after the facility was opened.
jobs M&S

450 new jobs up for grabs at M&S’s new warehouse

Marks and Spencer is looking to hire 450 permanent staff for full and part time roles at its new national distribution centre.
House of Fraser warehouse

280 job cuts as House of Fraser warehouse shuts down

House of Fraser’s Wellingborough distribution centre is poised to shut down this spring, leading to 280 job cuts.

Peacocks updates supplier payment terms

Peacocks has updated its payment terms for suppliers so as to allow them the opportunity to be paid within a fortnight.
Textile Factory HMRC

Textile factories face £87,158 bill for not paying minimum wage

UK textile factories regularly fail to pay employees the minimum wage, often relying on a “culture of fear and intimidation” to justify their underpayment.
Clarks factory

49 jobs at risk as Clarks eyes Somerset factory closure

Clarks is poised to close down its factory in Somerset less than two years after it opened, placing 49 jobs at risk.
Click & collect

Click & Collect tech giant Doddle launches in US

Doddle has announced its launch into the United States for the first time since its inception in 2014. proposes separate supply chains for UK & EU following Brexit has announced plans to operate separate supply chains once the UK officially exits the EU. Speaking at a conference in France, the furniture retailer's...
M&S shopping bag

BRC: Retailers need investment to build recycling capacity

The British Retail Consortium has responded to the government's long-awaited Waste and Resources Strategy, which will include measures to make businesses legally and financially...
Ikea carbon emissions

Ikea pledges new carbon emissions target

Ikea has made a promise to cut carbon emissions from its production by 80 per cent by 2030 from their levels two years ago.

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...