Poundland moving into Poundworld store in East Kilbride

Poundland moves into 20 former Poundworld stores Subscription

21 Sep 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The retailer said it was looking to recruit former Poundworld staff for the locations


Jack's locations: where Tesco is recruiting for the next five stores Subscription

20 Sep 2018 | By The Grocer News Team

Tesco has announced plans to open up to 15 new Jack’s discount stores across the UK within the next six months

Cambridge bot robot

Scared of robots? Relax, automation will create jobs Subscription

17 Sep 2018 | By Angelina Mason

Companies have little choice but to embrace AI and automation to stay ahead

errington cheese

Errington Cheese lays off remaining staff over e.coli dispute Subscription

21 Aug 2018 | By Rachel Graham

”I simply cannot afford to pay their wages,” said owner Selina Cairns

Asda store

Asda to close Newmarket store with loss of 40 jobs Subscription

21 Aug 2018 | By Ian Quinn

Retailer said customer numbers and sales were continuing to fall

bernard matthews

Bernard Matthews hiring to service supermarket supply deal

17 Aug 2018 | By Rachel Graham

The turkey giant is set to create an extra 400 jobs at its Great Witchingham plant

Poundworld closing down sale

Caution urged over reports 50 Poundworlds have been saved Subscription

09 Aug 2018 | By Steve Farrell

Reports of a last-minute reprieve for the chain emerged after an Irish family issued statement saying administrators had accepted its bid for 50 stores

Poundworld closing down sale

Poundworld staff told there's no bidder for remaining stores Subscription

27 Jul 2018 | By Steve Farrell

Hopes had been raised that 171 stores could be saved by a last-ditch bid from Poundworld’s founder Chris Edwards

Chris Edwards

Poundworld founder Edwards hopeful 171 stores can be saved Subscription

23 Jul 2018 | By Steve Farrell

Edwards said he had raised £25m to restock empty branches and warehouses

Poundworld closing down sale

Remaining Poundworld stores scheduled for closure Subscription

19 Jul 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The distribution centre in Normanton is to close tomorrow (20 July) and the remaining stores by 10 August


261 jobs at risk at Asda over closure of home shopping centre

18 Jul 2018 | By Ian Quinn

Asda said the move was down to limitations for modernisation at the Enfield site

M&S Charlton store

M&S to cut more than 300 in-store managerial jobs

18 Jul 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

The retailer is consulting with staff regarding the redundancy proposals

Lidl Slateford Road

Lidl to create 300 jobs with five new stores across Scotland

02 Jul 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The discounter has announced plans to recruit up to 40 new staff for each of the planned stores

waitrose deli

Will Waitrose ‘food ambassadors’ make a difference? Subscription

28 Jun 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

As if Waitrose ’partners’ are not getting enough star billing in the JLP fascia rebrand, they’re now ‘food ambassadors’ too

M&S Bank restructure

M&S Bank to 'totally restructure' branch management roles Subscription

20 Jun 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

The retailer’s banking business is reviewing roles and consulting with employees to redeploy as many as possible

Poundworld administrator's sale

Poundworld makes a third of head office staff redundant

19 Jun 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The high street chain axed 98 of around 270 head office posts yesterday

Poundland store

Poundland offers Poundworld staff guaranteed job interviews

18 Jun 2018 | By Steve Farrell

It has set up a dedicated email address for affected Poundworld workers to contact it about vacancies


Bidfood set to create 200 jobs with new Liverpool DC Subscription

15 Jun 2018 | By Emily Bright

The Liverpool site is set to be operational from summer 2019

2 Sisters

2 Sisters takes on hundreds of extra staff in expansion plan

12 Jun 2018 | By Rachel Graham

Supplier will take on 300 new staff as it extends operations at its site in Willand, Devon

ABP Perth investment

ABP Food Group ploughs £17m investment into Perth beef plant Subscription

05 Jun 2018 | By Kevin White

Cash injection will allow plant to ‘become one of the most modern facilities of its kind in the UK’



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