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David Jones latest major retailer to reduce its ranks

David Jones’ announcement late last week that it will cut 120 jobs from its head office and suburban store network is the latest example of a national retailer shedding staff to cut costs. The upmarket department store chain confirmed it is slashing 30 head office positions, along with 90 regional and suburban store associates, after reporting a 0.8 per cent decrease in sales in FY19.  “These changes will not impact our customer experience in any way and are primarily focused on a limit