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British retail to lose further 5,000 jobs in blow to economy

Britain’s high street faces more than 5,000 job cuts after two of its biggest names said that customers were unlikely to return to their old shopping habits after the coronavirus crisis, in the latest blow to the country’s ailing economy.

British retail to lose further 5,000 jobs in blow to economy
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  • Shared by Reuters
  • July 10, 2020
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Health and beauty chain Boots and department store John Lewis on Thursday joined other retailers in warning that they had to close stores to survive after customers moved online and remained wary of returning to town centres.

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