Asda puts 5,000 roles into consultation in online transformation drive

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Grocery giant Asda has entered formal consultation with 5,000 of its staff as it unveiled new transformation plans aimed at capitalising further on the shift to online grocery shopping.

The retailer said it would try and move “as many colleagues as possible into alternative roles within Asda” with redundancy being “the last option” for the 5,000 staff in consultation.

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