The report is the latest news to highlight disquiet from investors over Ashley’s
The Investor Forum has called on the company to institute an independent review of its goverance and employment practices
The Investor Forum, whose members manage £14.5 trillion of investments, says the company should conduct a thorough independent review
John Ashley's ownership of delivery broker Barlin was not dislcosed by the company, but the wider issue is whether shareholders will act on this and other governance issues at the forthcoming AGM
Sports Direct represented the very worst of capitalism, with one woman giving birth in a toilet at the warehouse because she was so afraid of losing her job. Owen Smith cannot seriously believe Jeremy Corbyn – who champions workers' rights – is running a similar show
The report of the Business, Innovation & Skills Committee is shaprly critical of Sports Direct but also highlights the need for a wider debate about the way companies treat their 'human resources'
The Committee heard a series of accounts of worker mistreatment, including staff being penalised for a short break to drink water and for taking time off work when ill
Business Select Committee says it has been presented with a ‘disturbing picture’ of work practices ‘closer to that of a Victorian workhouse than that of a modern, reputable High Street retailer’
The billionaire, whose empire includes the Top Shop and Dorothy Perkins, had threatened not to give evidence.
Ashley reportedly wants to save the BHS brand and keep some stores open
My Week: Mike Ashley’s bravura performance before MPs; and what can we expect from Sir Philip Green?
The clamour for Sir Philip Green to be stripped of his knighthood is louder by the minute. By the time he has accounted for himself in front of MPs, that might be the least we think he deserves
Ashley told MPs that workers were fined 15 minutes pay if they were one minute late
Workers are so afraid to take time off that one woman gave birth in the toilet in 2014, Unite said
Ashley admitted that there had been issues with search and security at the company’s main warehouse
Ashley wrote to the committee to say he wanted to meet after careful consideration over the weekend