Gap Fill - Convenience Stores - Level 5


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   bosses      convenient      expert      handy      law      losses      money      monthly      practice      pressure      quotas      salaries      sales      seasonal      some      something      somewhere      sushi      thousands      unsold  
Convenience stores are when we need to pop into if we have forgotten to buy . They also provide part-time jobs for of people. A new report from Japan suggests that stores are not so for their workers. Japan's national broadcaster NHK says many part-time workers are given unrealistic quotas. Labor rights experts want stores to stop what they call an exploitative . There are reports of workers having hundreds of dollars deducted from and having to buy unsold stock for not meeting their .

An on Japanese labor law said deducting from salaries for unmet quotas was against the . He questioned why so many part-timers felt they had to buy stock. He suggested it was because of from stores. The expert asked the of convenience stores to tackle this problem so that part-timers are not exploited. One worker said he was "drowning in quotas". Another said that he can lose up to 30% of his salary. The biggest come with quotas for unsold items like Valentines goods and special rolls.

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