Retail & Consumer
- Apple ready to bargain with its first U.S. store to unionize: source, article with galleryBusiness ·
June 24, 2022
Apple Inc accepts the outcome of a vote by Maryland store workers to become its first U.S. employees to join a union and is ready to bargain with them, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday.
- MarketsFrance's Amethis sells Kenyan retailer stake to Mauritius-based IBL
France's Amethis investment fund said on Friday it will sell its stake in Kenyan general retailer Naivas to Mauritius-based IBL Group .
- Retail & ConsumerIrish grocery group Musgrave sees 'perfect storm' brewing for consumers
Irish grocery group Musgrave said consumers could soon run out of savings built up when they stayed at home during the pandemic and face a "perfect storm" of surging energy bills and accelerating inflation driving up living costs.
- Retail & ConsumerSpanish fashion retailer Tendam to keep free returns, online/in-store sales mix
Spanish fashion retailer Tendam, which like others has bounced back from the pandemic in part by boosting its online sales, will stick with free clothing returns, its CEO told Reuters, despite the practice dragging on some digital retail rivals.