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UK: Tesco takes on unemployed friends and relations
The UK retailer plans to recruit 6000 temporary staff in the run up to the Christmas period and has decided to concentrate on finding these staff from amongst the ranks of its own employees’ friends and family. According to Tesco’s own research, 20% of its employees have a friend or family member who has been made redundant during the current recession. Recruiting is due to take place throughout the whole month of October.