Workers at four Argos distribution centres
have voted to strike. According to the BBC, their union, Unite, will announce the dates
of a series of 24-hour strikes and a four-day work stoppage later
this week. The workers rejected the offer of a 4 per cent pay rise
from Argos parent company Home Retail Group.
The Guardian reviews the product and
service offering of Direct Wines, whose brands
include Laithwaites and
Sarah Curran, the founder of online retailer
My-wardrobe.com, was named one of
The Times’ /Management Today’s 35 Women Under 35 2008.