Tesco Malaysia cuts jobs

Date : 31 August 2016

Tesco in Malaysia is restructuring its store management structure to one that is simpler and more agile.

Job cuts in response to changing customer needs

The development will affect Tesco's larger stores, where jobs will be cut and staff reassigned to new roles. Although the numbers of job cuts are unknown, Tesco has said that they are in response to changing customer needs. A company spokesperson, said, “The structures have been designed to make sure we have clearer lines of responsibility in crucial areas that influence customer satisfaction like service, quality and availability – bringing our colleagues closer to customers."