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Retail news round-up on August 12, 2014: British retail spending contracts 0.3% in July; Sports Direct accused of using zero hours contracts; Destination Maternity boss departs
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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Tesco’s new customer fulfilment director Allan Lyall is charged with taking the grocer to the cutting edge of online customer service using tactics polished while at global online giant Amazon.
The departure of Philip Clarke from Tesco marked the end of a turbulent half-year in the retail jobs market with several bosses departing.
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In light of Justin King’s Sainsbury’s departure and Tesco’s leadership crisis, supermarket leaders must remember the importance of innovation.
Morrisons recent sale of Kiddicare raises questions about whether more honestly expressed opinions could make retail more agile.