Tuffnells has promised to interview any of the 450 Marks & Spencer staff that face losing their jobs when the retailer’s Hardwick DC closes in September. Jonathan Bunting, chief operating officer of Tuffnells’ parent Connect Group, said the operator has a number of vacancies to fill and guaranteed an interview to anyone interested in joining the business. He said: “We sympathise with all the workers affected by the recent news in Warrington.” “In addition to our vacancies for warehouse operatives, […]
Marks & Spencer has called time on its Neasden, north London DC. However, the high street retailer has said it will open a 495,000ft² clothing and home DC in Welham Green, Hertfordshire, early next year.
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