Agesism in audiophile showrooms?

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Based on the article below, it's hard to figure out how this Government edict might pan out in what's left of the UK retail audiophile industry. Some insiders are inclined to think that the bricks 'n mortar part of the industry will be dead and buried before the impact of this legislation takes effect. Time will tell. Meanwhile ...

"The FPB says the new rules will make it harder for small firms to manage their workforce.
For those approaching free bus pass age, the news that the Government is planning to scrap the default retirement age is presumably positive: if they want to retire, they still can – but if they’d rather have more time to build up that nest-egg, they can do that, too. But it's not such good news for small firms, according to the Forum of Private Business. The lobby group reckons the change in rules will result in a lot of costly and time-consuming disciplinary proceedings; in other words, it might mean more of the dreaded red tape for businesses to wade through..."


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