SUPERMARKET chain Tesco announced plans yesterday to ditch 1,200 jobs at a call centre in Wales.Shop workers’ union Usdaw said the decision was “devastating.”
Tesco, which last year announced profits of £162 million, said it would offer some staff at the...
Thursday 22nd Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
TESCO has done a deal with the Serious Fraud Office that could lead to the supermarket giant dodging prosecution, instead paying a £129 million fine and costs, it was announced yesterday.
Separately, the supermarket giant agreed with a Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) ruling...
Wednesday 29th Mar 2017
TESCO could have to cough up £5.6 million in back pay for up to 140,000 workers after shopworkers’ union Usdaw discovered a discrepancy in the supermarket chain’s payroll.
The union said some Tesco workers have had sums docked from their wages in return for voluntary...
Friday 10th Mar 2017
TESCO announced a £3.7 billion merger with food wholesale giant Booker, owner of Londis and Budgens, yesterday.
The grocery giant said that the deal will create “the UK’s leading food business,” as it saw its shares jump by more than 10 per cent in morning...
Saturday 28th Jan 2017
SUPERMARKET giant Tesco is to shut two distribution centres, destroying 500 jobs. Shopworkers’ and distribution union Usdaw said yesterday the news had “devastated” workers.
The closure of the two centres — at Welham Green in Hertfordshire and Chesterfield in...
Wednesday 11th Jan 2017
HACKERS who stole money from 20,000 Tesco Bank accounts were part of an “unprecedented” cyber attack, the head of Britain’s financial regulator said yesterday.
This comes after the Star reported that a single mum of five was left unable to buy her children food...
Wednesday 9th Nov 2016
Cyber attack has left her unable to buy food
Tuesday 8th Nov 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
TESCO could be sued by workers after the firm reduced pay for unsocial hours.
Law firm Leigh Day said yesterday that it is representing 17 long-term employees who claim their wages have fallen for weekends, bank holiday and night shifts.
In February the supermarket giant...
Monday 17th Oct 2016
FURIOUS union reps will turn spud guns on Tesco HQ next week as a supplier moves to sack staff following the loss of a massive mashed potato contract.
Bakkavor Meals also plans to mash up bank holiday premiums after Britain’s largest supermarket chain withdrew a £32 million...
Friday 10th Jun 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
TESCO was forced to pay out £3,000 in compensation to a teenager yesterday after it was accused of carrying out a racially motivated stop and search on the mixed-race boy.
The star student known as A was stopped by a shopping assistant and taken to the back of a Maida Vale Tesco...
Wednesday 4th May 2016
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain