2019-07-18 20:31:11| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Supermarket to sell off or close unprofitable sites in England as cost-cutting continuesWaitrose is closing seven supermarkets as it undergoes its second round of store reductions this year, in a move that puts nearly 700 jobs at risk.Three supermarkets, in Bromley in London, Oadby in Leicestershire and Wollaton in Nottinghamshire, have been sold to Lidl in the latest sign of the changing grocery market being radically shaken up by fast-growing cut-price chains. Continue reading...
2019-07-18 15:18:00| Fool.com Headlines
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2019-07-18 01:07:45| BBC News | Business | World Edition
The government launches a scheme to retrain workers whose jobs may vanish because of automation.
2019-07-17 12:48:13| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Ladbrokes owner GVC confirms that Barking roles will move to Gibraltar and PhilippinesLadbrokes owner GVC is planning to shift 200 jobs offshore, despite a rise in revenues as growth in online bets cushioned the impact of new curbs on fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs).Revenues rose by 5% in the first six months of the year, including the three months immediately after the government slashed maximum stakes on FOBTs from 100 to 2. Continue reading...
2019-07-12 18:29:19| Fool.com Headlines
The higher-than-expected job creation could have other implications.