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Ted Baker has appointed long-serving group finance director Lindsay Page as its chief operating officer.
Sports Direct investors have voted in favour of rewarding owner Mike Ashley with a bonus through a new share scheme.
Former Comet employees have won a multi-million pound settlement after it was ruled they had not been properly consulted about redundancies.
The Co-op group chief executive Euan Sutherland is battling to bring the mutual into a new era but has warned the business will make redundancies to strip out cost.
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Marks & Spencer executive director of marketing and international Patrick Bousquet-Chavanne hopes to cook up a storm with a new food TV ad campaign, which is designed to be its most exciting in the 10 years since its famous ‘Not Just Any…’ series.
Tesco’s has warned on profits and new chief executive Dave Lewis has been parachuted in a month early. Here’s what City analysts are saying.
Latest careers & people comment
In the era of multi-format, omnichannel retail, could a chief executive with a non-retail background be exactly what Tesco needs?
With Dave Lewis’ arrival at a rudderless Tesco being brought forward and the warning on profits again, it is fair to suggest that all is not sweetness and light in Cheshunt.