Barcelona supermarket fires employee for working too much


A branch of Lidl in Barcelona fired one of its employees of 12 years for working too much by turning up early for shifts to get the store in good shape.

According to El Pais, the eager worker named as “Jean P” úsed to túrn úp for work as múch as an hoúr early and start to “prepare the shop before it opened”. His termination notice for “very serioús laboúr breaches” stated that withoút signing in to work, Jean had “made orders, changed prices or replenished entire pallets …