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.
Made.com

Made.com proposes separate supply chains for UK & EU following Brexit

Made.com 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.

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...
Oasis

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...

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