Drug store tycoon found guilty of embezzlement before ‘biggest wave of layoffs since WWII’

Drug store tycoon found guilty of embezzlement before ‘biggest wave of layoffs since WWII’

A German court on Monday handed former retail tycoon Anton Schlecker a suspended sentence and jailed two of his children in a high-profile case over their family-owned chain's criminal bankruptcy.

German drug store tycoon goes on trial for embezzling millions

German drug store tycoon goes on trial for embezzling millions

Austrian promises new life for Schlecker shops

Austrian promises new life for Schlecker shops

500 richest Germans top Swiss GDP

500 richest Germans top Swiss GDP

Schlecker boss ‘paid family business assets’

Schlecker boss ‘paid family business assets’

Five million shopped at Schlecker in final month

Five million shopped at Schlecker in final month

Neckermann bankrupt, 2,400 jobs at risk

Neckermann bankrupt, 2,400 jobs at risk

Schlecker homes raided on suspicion of foul play

Schlecker homes raided on suspicion of foul play

Schlecker stores close doors for last time

Schlecker stores close doors for last time

Schlecker closure means hefty bill for jobs agency

Schlecker closure means hefty bill for jobs agency

Ex-Schlecker staff to be offered care training

Ex-Schlecker staff to be offered care training

Schlecker rescue fails, 13,000 jobs doomed

Schlecker rescue fails, 13,000 jobs doomed

‘Homeless billionaire’ to rescue drugstore chain

‘Homeless billionaire’ to rescue drugstore chain

Schlecker offers laid-off workers €500

Schlecker offers laid-off workers €500

Rossmann must ‘beware of saturated market’

Rossmann must ‘beware of saturated market’

‘No’ to help for Schlecker staff turns political

‘No’ to help for Schlecker staff turns political

Schlecker workers face immediate sack

Schlecker workers face immediate sack

Last day for 11,000 Schlecker employees

Last day for 11,000 Schlecker employees

Schlecker tells staff who will lose jobs, starts sale

Schlecker tells staff who will lose jobs, starts sale

No financial help for bankrupt Schlecker

No financial help for bankrupt Schlecker

Schlecker drugstore to close half its shops

Schlecker drugstore to close half its shops

Founder of bankrupt Schlecker chain ‘ruined’

Founder of bankrupt Schlecker chain ‘ruined’

Schlecker goes bankrupt, tries to save stores

Schlecker goes bankrupt, tries to save stores

Schlecker man insults customers’ intelligence

Schlecker man insults customers’ intelligence

Schlecker drugstore to close hundreds of shops, revamp image

Schlecker drugstore to close hundreds of shops, revamp image

Schlecker caught with ‘to fire’ list of problematic staff

Schlecker caught with ‘to fire’ list of problematic staff

Schlecker drugstores set for major facelift

Schlecker drugstores set for major facelift