Amazon to create 800 non-zero-hours jobs in runup to Christmas

Amazon to create 800 non-zero-hours jobs in runup to Christmas Online retailer says temporary workers will be offered chance to take up permanent posts on guaranteed hours.
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Amazon opens office for 1,600 staff in London

Online retailer expected to move hundreds of employees from Slough as it seeks to expand UK businessAmazon is opening an office for 1,600 staff in central London as the internet retailer seeks to expand its UK business.”This new office location will provide the space we require for hundreds of our existing employees as well as […]
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One tax law for us and another for Amazon | Nick Cohen

Britain’s reluctance to pursue multinationals risks turning us into another ItalyOn the edge of Rugeley stands Amazon’s largest distribution centre in Britain. Life for the workers who trudge around the 800,000 sq ft warehouse is not as bad as it was for the men who once worked in the pits of the Staffordshire coalfield, but […]
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Amazon faces whistleblower’s claims over UK business tax practices

Margaret Hodge, chair of public accounts committee, signals company interview to come on tax arrangementsAmazon is facing mounting questions over the extent of the business activities conducted out of Patriot Court, its headquarters in Slough, threatening to throw the group’s controversial UK tax structure into disarray.A second supplier has contacted the Guardian following an investigation […]
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