The GMB union has given a guarded welcome to improved terms offered by Amazon as the online retailer prepares to hire 13,000 seasonal workers to process millions of daily orders before Christmas.
Say what you like about octogenarian investment guru Warren Buffett, but he does not mess about.
Berkshire Hathaway has further reduced its stake in Tesco after the investment group’s boss, Warren Buffett, admitted buying into the troubled supermarket group was a “huge mistake”.
Marks & Spencer has been stripped of an award for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from its refrigerators in the latest edition of a long-running green ranking scheme.
Amazon plans to hire 1,000 permanent staff at its UK distribution centres to meet growing demand for goods online.
Tesco has bolstered its board with the appointment of the former Ikea chief and the chief executive of Compass as non-executive directors.
There was fresh embarrassment for the board of Tesco after it emerged the embattled supermarket the proud owner of a new $50m (£31m) Gulfstream G550 corporate jet.