• Marks & Spencer establishes 15 million pound support package to aid employees

    9 days ago - By Fashion United

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    In light of the ongoing cost-of-living crisis in the UK, Marks & Spencer has launched a 15 million pound package aimed at supporting its front-line employees.
    From October 1, over 40,000 colleagues will see their hourly pay increased to a minimum of 10 pounds and 20 pence, following an initial pay increase to 10 pounds from 9 pound 50 pence in April.
    The retailer said that, combined, this represents an annual uplift of 7.4 percent, meaning full-time customer assistants will earn over 100 pounds more each month compared to the same period last year.
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