Ways to improve the transparency of the headhunting process for board appointments have been put to government as part of an independent review to increase the number of women on British boards. Read more..
Women’s fashion retailer Karen Millen has appointed Nicola Carr Mathews as commercial director. Read more..
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..