Business

Thousands of Asda employees facing redundancy or reduced hours as the supermarket battles to cut costs

MASSES of Asda employees have found themselves in hot water as the supermarket looks to slash staff numbers in a bid to cut costs. Britain’s third-largest supermarket chain has already begun speaking to 3,257 employees across 18 under-performing stores – singled out as ‘overstaffed’ in relation to their sales performance. Thousands of Asda workers are […]

Business

House of Fraser STOPS accepting gift cards despite Mike Ashley’s £90m cash deal to save retail chain

HOUSE of Fraser has temporarily stopped accepting gift cards and vouchers despite the chain being saved. This morning billionaire businessman Mike Ashley snapped up the embattled retail chain through Sport Direct for £90million in cash. Customers at House of Fraser’s Belfast store were told gift cards were no longer being accepted But shoppers in Belfast […]