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Tailor made: MPs’ fast fashion report has lessons for sales

The Environmental Audit Committee recently delivered a rather damning verdict on the contemporary fashion supply chain

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Amazon announces plan to add 2,000 jobs to UK workforce

New roles will be created across the UK for engineers, software developers, data scientists and cloud and machine learning…

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Scottish dairy business McQueens to create 100 jobs in ‘ambitious’ expansion push

McQueens Dairies has revealed an “ambitious” multi-million expansion plan which will see the creation of up to 100 new jobs within two years.

Morrisons

Morrisons promises no job losses in transfer of staff to Wincanton

The retailer is outsourcing its transport department at three sites and five vehicle maintenance departments

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Allied Bakeries to cease production at Cardiff site

The cost-cutting move will see the Kingsmill site operate as a logistics centre only

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Abel & Cole to scale up workplace delivery service in London

The online organic food specialists launched Fed by Abel & Cole in March

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Lidl's Ireland home delivery partner recruits London-based manager

The grocery delivery specialist is expected to begin a UK rollout this year after securing €1m in investment since January

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Driver shortage leaving vacancies unfilled in logistics sector

The study found the average age of an HGV driver was 48, and 13% of drivers working in the UK were EU nationals

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Majority of Jamie Oliver restaurants closed with loss of 1,000 jobs

KPMG confirmed all but three of the eateries had been closed, resulting in approximately 1,000 redundancies

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Up to 40% of Waitrose buyers lose jobs after consultation

Technical and product development roles will also be centralised

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2 Sisters set to close another poultry site as part of restructure

The move is the latest in a bid to turn the poultry giant’s fortunes around

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Aldi responds to wave of job enquiries with careers chatbot

The ‘careers bot’ answers questions from job hopefuls on Facebook Messenger and directs them to relevant opportunities

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Lidl to recruit customs head to manage Brexit strategy

The post is part of a recently created ‘Brexit team’ at the discounter’s south west London HQ

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Premier Foods' new boss will face an uphill struggle

Giles Turrell has been touted as a successor to Gavin Darby

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Holland & Barrett to embark on mass hiring in digital push

The new recruits will work across the health food retailer’s offices in London and Chicago

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Moy Park under fire over plan to halt Ballymena production

Up to 400 jobs could be under threat after the processor decided to temporarily stop processing live birds 

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Dave Lewis slams 'broken' government retail strategy

Lewis called for urgent reform of the Apprenticeship Levy and for an online sales tax

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Waitrose eyes category management-based buying approach

The retailer this week said it was looking to better harness its myWaitrose data

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Amazon's plans to grow Fresh grocery delivery service confirmed by job ad

The plans, revealed in a job ad, are the latest evidence of Amazon’s nationwide ambitions for its same-day fresh grocery service

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Jobs at risk as Accolade Wines kicks off 'major strategic review'

The wine supplier is moving all of its European operations to the UK

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