Talks are due to take place between Stobart Automotive and union Unite after workers at what was formerly Autologic voted in favour of strike action. According to Unite employees at the car transporter division of Eddie Stobart Logistics voted 85% in favour of industrial action, on a 70% turnout because, they claim, the company has not put a pay offer on the table for this year. Furthermore the union said that its members had an issue with drivers being brought […]
Unite says it is currently considering its course of action after talks with UPS earlier this week were unsuccessful.
More than 180 drivers at Eddie Stobart’s Tesco DC in Doncaster are set to strike for 48 hours next week following last month’s vote in favour of industrial action. The strike will run from early Tuesday morning (9 October) and will disrupt supplies to Tesco stores in the Yorkshire and Humber region, said Unite. The action, which more than 90% of staff voted for, follows a move by Stobart to issue termination notices to 183 drivers on 5 September after […]
Union Unite has said that it is looking to work in a “positive and constructive manner” with the management at AM Widdowson & Son after it emerged that a recovery plan at the Leicester haulier would involve 50 redundancies.