Sainsbury CEO pushes for UK online sales tax

UK lawmakers should consider introducing a sales tax on online retailers to level the playing field for brick-and-mortar retailers, said Sainsbury CEO Justin King, who pointed to the Marketplace Fairness Act under consideration in the US Congress as an example. "The burden of taxation falls very heavily on bricks-and-mortar retailers. I think we need to rebalance the tax burden."

View Full Article in:

Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Manager Merchandising Development
Northbrook, Illinois
Planning Analyst
Brooks Brothers
New York, New York
Director of eCommerce Merchandising
Warrendale, Pennsylvania
District Manager
The Vitamin Shoppe
Bayshore, New York
Sr Manager, Retail Marketing
Glendale, California