‘Appalling’ Ashley must be made accountable
MPs tear Sports Direct boss to pieces over company’s working conditions
SPORTS Direct founder Mike Ashley is “accountable” for “appalling” working conditions at the retail giant, MPs have found.
The business committee report published today said it had been presented with a “disturbing picture” of work practices during its inquiry into the company.
MPs accused Mr Ashley of being responsible for the dire working conditions at the firm’s stores and its warehouse in Shirebrook, Derbyshire, where workers are treated as “commodities” rather than human beings.
They also warn that Mr Ashley has... read more
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