ASDA supermarket workers are in line for a back-dated pay rise following a court ruling on equal pay, writes Peter Lazenby.
General union GMB demanded yesterday for an urgent meeting with bosses at the chain to ensure the ruling is turned into cash for employees.
Tuesday 18th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
ASDA bosses are set to cut hundreds of jobs after the supermarket chain achieved the worst sales figures among its rivals over Christmas.
Owned by US retail giant Walmart, a company which has come under fire from the Fight for $15 campaign over its low pay and poor employment practice,...
Tuesday 19th Jan 2016
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
THE Tories unveiled a host of figures from the world of big business yesterday to make up a new government advisory panel on the economy and EU.
Chief executives from EasyJet, Asda, BP and Rolls-Royce are among the 15-strong board which will meet quarterly from this autumn.
Monday 27th Jul 2015
BRITAIN’S major supermarkets were urged yesterday to work with unions to secure the jobs, terms and conditions of their workforces.
Unite has written to the bosses of nine British and Irish supermarket giants calling for a personal meeting “to explore more constructive...
Friday 15th May 2015
Saturday 16th Aug 2014
Factory collapse anniversary exposes retail giants’ shame as they refuse to pay compensation for victims’ families
Thursday 24th Apr 2014
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain