Saturday, January 23, 2021
Supermarkets granted three month grace period from Brexit checks

Supermarkets granted three month grace period from Brexit checks

The Government has announced a three month timeline for supermarkets before Brexit checks are introduced. "British sausages will continue to make their way to Belfast and Ballymena in the new year," Gove tells House of Commons.
Deliveroo has appointed fashion retail giant Next’s chief executive Lord Simon Wolfson to its board as the company prepares for what could be this year’s largest initial public offering (IPO).

Deliveroo teams up with Co-op and the Felix Project to deliver 20,000 meals to...

Deliveroo has announced a new collaboration with the Felix Project to deliver surplus food including fresh food and vegetables to frontline charities and food banks.
Arcadia Group suppliers administration deloitte

Arcadia suppliers left unsure on payments following administration

Arcadia suppliers have reportedly been left in the dark on whether they will receive any money owed to them since the group collapsed into administration last week, affecting 13,000 jobs.
Boohoo appoints Sir Brian Leveson to oversee plans for supply chain overhaul

Boohoo appoints Sir Brian Leveson to oversee plans for supply chain overhaul

Boohoo names Sir Brian Leveson as independent overview of Agenda for Change. Sir Brian will provide public available progress reports.
Boohoo, Nike and H&M deny Uighur forced labour in supply chains

Boohoo, Nike and H&M deny Uighur forced labour in supply chains

Boohoo, H&M and Nike have denied allegations regarding the forced labour of Uighur Muslims (...)
1. Walmart drops roving robots for inventory tracking

Walmart drops roving robots for inventory tracking

Walmart has dropped plans to use roving robots to scan shelves and keep track of inventory.
Morrisons too good to go food waste

Morrisons saves 100 tonnes of food from going to waste with partnership

Morrisons has found that its partnership with food waste prevention app Too Good to Go has saved 100 tonnes of food from going to waste.
Co-op is rolling out a “transformational” IT programme across all stores

Co-op is rolling out a “transformational” IT programme across all stores

The Co-op is set to extend the roll out of its new IT systems to all stores in the next few weeks, as it looks to improve customer experience and supply chain collaboration.
Tesco launches drone trial in Ireland

Tesco launches drone trial in Ireland

Tesco has launched its trial of drone home deliveries this week, with shoppers in County Galway, Ireland, the first to test the service.
M&S to create 500 new jobs amid digital-first Christmas strategy

M&S creates 500 jobs amid digital-first Christmas strategy

M&S reveals plans to create 500 seasonal jobs in online distribution as it prepares to deliver its "most digital Christmas yet".

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