Tag: Usdaw

Paddy Lillis
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Respect for Shopworkers Week reveals extent of in-store abuse

Shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw launched its annual Respect for Shopworkers Week (11 to 17 November) with statistics from...

closed sign
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Time for real government action to ‘save our shops’?

The Scottish Retail Consortium and shopworkers union Usdaw are leading the calls for immediate government action to tackle what they...

Paddy Lillis
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Usdaw launches ‘Save our Shops’ petition

Shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw has launched a new ‘Save our Shops’ petition at the Trades Union Congress in...

Ravi Katharkamar
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Newsagent murdered as new retail violence surveys published

Shop theft and age-restricted sales are key triggers for violence and abuse against shopworkers, a new Usdaw survey...

Sainsbury's and Asda stores
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Competition watchdog delays Asda-Sainsbury’s report

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has extended its investigation into the Asda-Sainsbury’s mega-merger by eight weeks. The...

Victoria Atkins
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Home Office ‘positive’ about shopworker protection

Home Office Minister Victoria Atkins (pictured) has hosted representatives from the retail sector for a top-level industry summit...

Houses of Parliament
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Public backs legal protection for shopworkers

A new poll has revealed that 85% of UK adults surveyed agree that “the government owes a duty...

Paddy Lillis
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Usdaw seeks minimum wage rise

Shopworkers union Usdaw has called for a £10 per hour minimum wage for all workers over 18. The...

Sajid javid
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Usdaw seeks Home Secretary meeting to push shopworkers’ protection

Shopworkers’ trade union leader John Hannett has welcomed an indication from the Home Secretary that he will look...

ACS Crime Report 2018 cover
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ACS puts price of convenience retail crime at almost £4k per store

Crime is costing convenience retailers an estimated £3,873 per store every year, according to the 2018 ACS Crime...