Tag: staff

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...

clock
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Retailers ‘reducing the number of hours being worked’

The latest British Retail Consortium Retail Employment Quarterly, for Q1 2017, has found that the equivalent number of...

GroceryAid Helpline logo
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GroceryAid Helpline is open 24/7 during the holiday season

The festive period is probably the most hectic and stressful time in the retail calendar. So it's probably worth remembering...

Fresh fruit shelves
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Rain? What rain? The future’s glorious!

It would be easy to get downhearted after a poor summer and deflated sales, but instead we’re continuing...

Louise Gibb
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Supervisory dream team now in place

It has taken a few months to put together, but the new Woodlands Local supervisory team is now...

Scales of justice
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Coping with staff on jury duty

At some point or another a member of your team will be called upon to do jury duty...