UPS remains hopeful that strike action can be avoided in the run up to Christmas, despite the Unite union’s plan to ballot staff for action at the operator’s London depot in Camden. The union has claimed that the 120 drivers and loaders at the operator’s Camden depot are being forced to handle unreasonable workloads. It has launched a ballot for strike action, with a closing date of 8 November, and says action could hit deliveries in the peak period for […]
Menzies Distribution has put “robust” contingencies in place to ensure service continuity, after the Unite union said its members would strike next week over a pay dispute.
Wincanton drivers working for Argos have voted to accept a deal offered to them by the operator to prevent them from taking planned strike action.