DAILY BRIEFING: Amazon hiring another 300 staff for new UK warehouse set to open next year
ONLINE STORE Online retail giant Amazon is hiring another 300 staff for a warehouse set to open next year in Daventry.
The centre will help boost its 150million-strong product range and support a 40 per cent hike in the number of independent sellers on Amazon Marketplace. It already has 12 warehouses across Britain.
BANK BUY-UP Royal Bank of Scotland is ready to buy rivals to expand its Irish business.
Chief executive Ross McEwan said the focus for the next 12 months would be cleaning up the operation, but he would then be happy to consider acquisitions.
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