Ireland: Supermarket chain Lidl commits to living wage increase

Author: Donegal Now, Published on: 14 November 2018

"Good news for Donegal's Lidl employees as the supermarket giant commits to living wage increase", 12 November 2018

Lidl, the first major nationwide employer to commit to paying the Living Wage in 2015, has made a further commitment to match the latest revised rate recommended by the Living Wage Technical Group effective from March 1, 2019. Among Lidl’s 4,300 employees nationwide the change will benefit 16% of employees, while all other employees working in Lidl already earn in excess of the Living Wage...Announcing Lidl’s commitment to pay the latest Living Wage, John Paul Scally, Managing Director, Lidl Ireland said: "Lidl is proud to champion the Living Wage in Ireland. Our people are central to our success".

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