Thursday, September 19, 2019

Charged: Lidl launches 3-hour delivery service in US

Lidl is due to begin offering home delivery in the US as part of a new partnership with digital retailer Boxed.

Charged: Retailers are using tech to fight serial returners

Retailers are fighting back against serial returners as a growing number say they are set to introduce new measures.
JD Sports Asos warehouse

Ambulance call-outs surge at JD Sports & Asos warehouses

JD Sports and Asos have landed in hot water amid reports that ambulance call-outs to their sites have rocketed.
Burberry Leeds

Burberry bins plans for Leeds factory site amid land sale

Burberry has scrapped plans to building a major manufacturing site in Leeds after it put the land it owns there on sale.
H&M warehouse

800 jobs up for grabs as H&M announces new Milton Keynes warehouse

H&M has unveiled plans to open a new distribution centre in Milton Keynes that will service UK and Irish stores.
Nisa Dobbies

Nisa pens supply deal with Dobbies

Nisa has signed a new deal with Dobbies to supply groceries to 35 of the latter’s gardening centres.
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.
M&S store closure

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.

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