The post and parcels industry has said the impending Royal Mail strike could force customers to rethink their delivery options as rival operators prepare for disruption to their final-mile deliveries. Patrick Gallagher, CEO at same-day carrier CitySprint, said retailers have been gearing up for potential strike action since the ballot by the Communication Workers Union (CWU) was revealed in September. “No network in the UK has the domestic delivery reach or capability of the Royal Mail, underlining the dependency of […]
Thirty Wincanton drivers claiming they are owed thousands of pounds in holiday pay are to launch a 72-hour strike at Argos’s national distribution centre five days before Christmas.
DX Group has acquired almost half of last-mile delivery firm Gnewt Cargo for £1.75m.