Alliance Boots has appointed Walgreens executive Richard Ashworth as director of healthcare, health and beauty for the UK and Republic of Ireland. Read more..
Nisa Retail has appointed Vodafone‘s retail expert Steve Leach to the newly created position of business unit director for independents and specialists. Read more..
Waitrose has appointed two new wine buyers to its wine buying team, both of whom are Masters of Wine. Read more..
Starbucks has appointed Pizza Hut's Mark Fox as the chief executive of its business in the UK. Read more..
Shopping centre operator CBRE has appointed Pippa Rangecroft as a director within its retail management team. Read more..
Matthew Williamson has appointed former Nicole Farhi head Niki Scordi as the new chief executive of the company. Read more..
Ocado’s technology division has launched a highly targeted recruitment drive overnight in a bid to tempt technology experts from some of London’s most high profile firms. Read more..
Retail employment rose by 1% year-on-year in the third quarter of 2013 to record the weakest growth this year according to figures released by the British Retail Consortium in its BRC-Bond Dickinson Retail Employment Monitor. Read more..
Mother and baby products retailer Mothercare has appointed Anna Harland Martin as its group director of corporate communications. Read more..
The charity Business in the Community is calling on UK employers to remove the default criminal-record disclosure tick box from job application forms. dates.” Read more..
Marks & Spencer has opened its 2014 Graduate Scheme and Business Placement Programme with over 200 opportunities being offered across its stores and office locations. Read more..
At the Retail Bulletin’s 5th Retail HR Summit, held in London this week, heads of HR in businesses as varied as boohoo.com, Marks & Spencer, Argos, B&Q and The Body Shop discussed some common challenges facing are the HR profession. By Katie Macaulay. Read more..