Postal strikes end temporarily, offering relief to e-retailers

11/6/2009 | Retail Week (U.K.) (subscription required)

Although the disagreement between Royal Mail and the Communication Workers' Union is not over, both sides have agreed to "a period of calm" that will allow business as usual through the holidays. The news is expected to provide welcome relief to online retailers and other businesses. Many retailers had made alternative plans for holiday deliveries, but some said consumers were pulling back out of concerns they may not receive their goods.

View Full Article in:

Retail Week (U.K.) (subscription required)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Director of Financial Systems
Boscov's Department Store, LLC
Reading, Pennsylvania
SEO Manager
Bed, Bath & Beyond
Union, New Jersey
Beauty Senior Marketing Manager
Nordstrom
Seattle, Washington
Specialty Retail - Development Manager
The Container Store
Coppell, Texas
Outside Sales Representitive
Purity Cylinder Gases, Inc
Lansing, MI