Tesco employees plan to resort to legal action against the UK supermarket chain for alleged age and gender discrimination after it reduced the rates of wages for night and weekend shifts. eBay has signed an agreement to buy Corrigon, a provider of visual search technologies. Retail-insight-network.com wraps up the key headlines from October 2016.
Allowing FDI in multi-brand retail is expected to address the concerns over the sale of counterfeit products in the Indian market and eliminate intermediary players involved in the production, says a panel of a seminar held in Ahmedabad, India.
UK-based John Lewis Partnership, the owner of retail businesses John Lewis and Waitrose, has reported 8.6% increase in revenue to £3.9bn in the half year ending 28 July 2012. The company has announced its interim, unaudited financial results on 13 September.