Saturday June 6, 2020

Wage hikes likely in retail industry

Despite new figures showing a 133 per cent spike in the number of retail businesses going bust so far this year, it has emerged that many retailers could be forced to implement wage hikes.

3rd July, 2010

Despite new figures showing a 133 per cent spike in the number of retail businesses going bust so far this year, it has emerged that many retailers could be forced to implement wage hikes.

This comes after the Joint Labour Committee (JLC) rejected proposals for a pay freeze in the food and grocery sector. Representatives from the sector, including retailers and trade associations, met the Retail Grocery JLC in recent days in an effort to secure...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 5 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago