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Sainsbury’s cut jobs in change to business model

With mounting competition from other retailers, including convenience stores, supermarkets such as Sainsbury’s are having to make changes to their business model to improve quality and prices. In the case of Sainsbury’s, it unfortunately means that 400 jobs will be cut and 4,000 employees will also face changes to their contracts. Job cuts The most [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|All News and Events|0 Comments

Amazon to create 5,000 UK jobs

Brexit may be causing some uncertainty in certain retail sectors, but with HM Government already looking for investors in Great Britain plc, the future looks bright enough for online retail giant Amazon to create 5,000 new jobs in the UK this year alone. Amazon is looking to recruit across the board, from warehouse staff to [...]

By | March 8th, 2017|All News and Events|0 Comments

Boots to axe 400 more jobs

High street chemist Boots has announced plans to axe four hundred jobs from stores across the UK as part of a restructure. The retail chain has pledged to shut two-thirds of all their photo labs across the UK with the loss of approximately 400 jobs. Although Boots have stated that retraining and redeployment will be [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|All News and Events|0 Comments

Mothercare appoints Gary Kibble as marketing director

There’s a clear logic in the appointment of Mothercare’s global brand and marketing director Gary Kibble as the new marketing director of Sainsbury’s Argos. Not only will Kibble bring a wealth of digital experience to the role following more than a decade spent at Shop Direct, his experience of leading the re-brand of Littlewoods Direct [...]

By | March 3rd, 2017|All News and Events, Move of The Week|0 Comments