Tag : jobs
Amazon to hire a further 2,500 staffSubscription
Amazon is to invest in its UK workforce to create 2,500 jobs in a nationwide hiring spree.
Blue Sky ThinkingSubscription
The EFF are recruiting!
Retail’s digital revolution and the collapse of BHS have been blamed for a fall in the number of people employed by the retail sector.
Hudson's Bay axes 2,000 jobsSubscription
Canadian-American department store Hudson’s Bay Company will lay off 2,000 jobs as part of a major reorganisation.
Hundreds of Topshop/Topman store jobs at riskSubscription
Arcadia has confirmed a store management reshuffle at its Topshop and Topman chains that could result in hundreds of job losses.
In times of crisis, invest in your workforceSubscription
When times are tough, retailers need to invest in their workforce rather than cost cutting, say Nicola Broadhurst, partner, and Hollie Ryan, associate, at law firm Stevens & Bolton
Industry hits out at Brexit workforce flightSubscription
Retailers and manufacturers have criticised the lack of certainty surrounding Brexit, which has resulted in some European Union workers leaving the UK, causing a skills gap and workforce shortage.
M&S confirms plans to axe 525 head office roles Subscription
Marks & Spencer has confirmed it is consulting with employees on plans to cut around 525 head office roles as part of chief executive Steve Rowe’s turnaround plans for the struggling retailer.
Number of retail jobs continues to fallSubscription
The number of full-time jobs in the retail sector fell by 3.9% in the first quarter of 2017, compared to last year.
The retail workforce is facing “revolutionary” change and employers must adopt innovative strategies to reflect this, the British Retail Consortium (BRC) warned today.