B&Q To Face Pressure From Campaign Groups Over Pay Practices

Kingfisher, the owner of B&Q, will face further pressure over pay and conditions for staff at its annual shareholder meeting today when campaigners will ask the DIY retailer to reverse cuts made this year.

Read the full article on The Guardian website

NAM Implications:
  • Another ‘letter vs spirit’ of the law issue in terms of a company funding the minimum wage via benefits-cuts…(think morale, for starters, especially staff that decide to stay…)
  • Also worth bearing in mind that this is an issue not lost on shoppers…