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Co-operative group chief executive Euan Sutherland has resigned with immediate effect and finance boss Richard Pennycook will succeed him on an interim basis.
Co-operative Group chief executive Euan Sutherland has written a resignation letter after labelling the business “ungovernable”.
Sports Direct is asking shareholders to again back a bonus share scheme for its executive deputy chairman Mike Ashley.
Retail news round-up on March 11, 2014: Retail sales down 1% in February as food price inflation slows, EBay boss John Donahoe’s total compensation cut by more than half, HMV to ditch pre-owned game sales
Former Shop Direct boss Mark Newton-Jones is to join Mothercare as interim chief executive.
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Co-op Group boss Euan Sutherland sent shockwaves through the retail industry this morning as it emerged he has offered his resignation at the beleaguered retailer.
Tesco group chief executive Philip Clarke, a keynote speaker at Retail Week Live, last week unveiled plans to step up the pace of the grocer’s UK turnaround.
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Yet more controversy surrounded the Co-operative Group today with news emerging the society has lost another chief executive.
Apprenticeships are a personal issue for me. I started as a craft engineering apprentice in 1958 with Howard & Bullough in Accrington.