Thursday, August 13, 2020
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.

Co-op to create 1200 jobs with new £45m distribution centre

Co-op is set to create 1200 new jobs in Bedforshire as it ploughs millions into a new distribution centre.
Brexit

Government mulls charter ships in wake of “no-deal” Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May’s cabinet was yesterday told that the UK will draw up plans to charter ships should it end up being a...
202 immediate job cuts as Oasis & Warehouse files for administration

Oasis and Warehouse dealt another blow as credit insurers cut cover

Oasis and Warehouse face a new battle as it is revealed a number of credit insurers have stopped offering cover to their suppliers. The Evening...

The rise of automation: Should retailers be worried?

While not yet a common sight, incremental changes towards robots replacing humans in stores are already being trialed by the likes of Nestle in...

UK “world leader” in food waste reduction as new Roadmap scheme is launched

A new “world first” food waste reduction initiative has been launched by nearly 100 retailers and suppliers in the UK.
Sir Philip Green Arcadia

Sir Philip Green under pressure as insurers slash cover for Arcadia

Credit insurers Euler Hermes have cut cover for suppliers to Sir Philip Green's Arcadia business. According to the Sunday Times, the leading credit insurer has...
Mike Ashley's Brother

Mike Ashley holds talks to try and save HoF’s online operations

House of Fraser’s new owner Mike Ashley is understood to have held crisis talks with XPO Logistics.
Levi Strauss climate

Levi Strauss announces ambitious new climate action plan

Levi Strauss has unveiled a new climate action strategy that features ambitious targets by 2025.
farmers heatwave

Farmers fear heatwave will cause “tinderbox conditions” for food supply

Farmers are poised to meet government officials on Wednesday for an emergency summit amid drought fears from the heatwave.

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...