Sainsbury's Plans to Cut Up To 2,000 Jobs in HR, Support Roles

By Adam Clark Features Dow Jones Newswires

J Sainsbury PLC (SBRY.LN) said on Tuesday that it is implementing a round of restructuring in its human resources and support divisions, cutting up to 2,000 jobs.

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The supermarket chain said the changes are subject to consultation, but disclosed no further information.

Shares closed up 4.10 pence, or 1.7%, at 247.70 pence.

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October 17, 2017 13:56 ET (17:56 GMT)