Баннер ФЗ-54
16 апреля 2009, 00:00 2734 просмотра

Best Buy draws Circuit City comparison with rumoured job cuts

US-based consumer electronics giant Best Buy is expected to make a wave of job cuts at its stores, drawing comparisons to a similar disastrous move made by its rival Circuit City two years ago. According to reports, over the last week, Best Buy notified workers of the staffing changes, which a spokeswoman said "places greater emphasis on customer-facing employees and provides more focus and clarity to the leadership roles in the store". Brokerage firm Sanford C. Bernstein estimates that this could mean as many as 8,000 senior staff will be effectively demoted and that assistant store manager positions will be consolidated. Best Buy spokesperson Susan Busch declined to provide specifics of the staffing changes but said Best Buy will give workers a chance to apply for other store jobs and that Bernstein’s figures were “on the high side”.

 www.planetretail.net

Статья относится к тематикам: Retail, Зарубежный опыт торговли, Торговый персонал
Поделиться публикацией:
Куда уходит покупатель и во что играют современные...
996
Концепции настоящего и будущего
3484
Андрей Бударин, начальник Управления оперативного ...
1938
Михаил Иванцов, генеральный директор розничной се...
1183
Торговый зал — лишь небольшая часть бизнеса. Наш м...
3276
Идея важнее денег, а покупатель - Бог
7036

US-based consumer electronics giant Best Buy is expected to make a wave of job cuts at its stores, drawing comparisons to a similar disastrous move made by its rival Circuit City two years ago. According to reports, over the last week, Best Buy notified workers of the staffing changes, which a spokeswoman said "places greater emphasis on customer-facing employees and provides more focus and clarity to the leadership roles in the store". Brokerage firm Sanford C. Bernstein estimates that this could mean as many as 8,000 senior staff will be effectively demoted and that assistant store manager positions will be consolidated. Best Buy spokesperson Susan Busch declined to provide specifics of the staffing changes but said Best Buy will give workers a chance to apply for other store jobs and that Bernstein’s figures were “on the high side”.

 www.planetretail.net

Best Buy draws Circuit City comparison with rumoured job cutsCircuit City, Best Buy, job, cut, crisis
https://www.retail.ru/local/templates/retail/images/logo/login-retail-big.png 243 67
Best Buy draws Circuit City comparison with rumoured job cuts
https://www.retail.ru/local/templates/retail/images/logo/login-retail-big.png 243 67
SITE_NAME https://www.retail.ru
https://www.retail.ru/news/37339/2017-10-21