Tag: staff

Woodlands local convenience store
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Tough decisions to take at Woodlands

As Woodlands Local parts company with its store manager and the options for choosing a new supplier narrow,...

fingers crossed behind back
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Half of shopworkers are CV liars, says Adzuna

Don’t be too alarmed if you can smell smoke in your store – it’s probably someone’s pants catching...

shouting man
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Laws required to protect retail staff, says union boss

Shopworkers’ trade union leader John Hannett has called on the Government to introduce legislation to provide an additional...

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A month of staffing issues and record numbers

It’s been another mixed month at Woodlands Local as our staffing problems continue, yet our core team keeps...

Catrine Convenience Store
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Attack on shop worker highlights need for tougher laws

A 63-year-old female member of staff from the Catrine Convenience Store in Ayrshire has been left in a...

Leigh Sparks
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Real cost of employment is £9.66 per hour, says SGF

The real impact of rising staff costs for the independent convenience store sector has been revealed in new...

Letters to Woodlands Local
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Is that light we see at the end of the tunnel?

After another tough period at Woodlands Local with major staffing issues, we are finally back on track and...

Stocking shelves in Woodlands Local
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It all begins with people…

As we begin our revolution at Woodlands Local, we’ve decided to start with the most important asset the...

Woodlands local convenience store
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Time for a fresh start at Woodlands

Despite significant investment and huge effort, Woodlands Local continues to perform well below its potential – so it’s...

Woodlands Local promotional aisle
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Sunshine brings smiles and sales

Unseasonably warm weather over the last few weeks has done no harm at Woodlands Local as we gear...