Wincanton has put in place a turnaround plan for its Pullman Fleet Services business after the segment delivered an “underwhelming” performance in its most recent financial year. The company intends to put in place a new management team and a profit improvement strategy for the vehicle maintenance and repair business (pictured below), after performance in the segment continued to have an impact on the group’s financial performance. Rapid expansion in Pullman’s customers’ home delivery fleets “put pressure on the Pullman […]
URTU members employed by Wincanton working at the HJ Heinz factory near Wigan have voted in favour of industrial action following a pay dispute.
The DfT has said a decision will be made in due course on the rigidity of the December deadline for operators to take up their allocations of longer semi-trailers as part of the government’s 10-year trial.
Even if customs clearance is reinstated following Brexit, leaving the EU remains the best thing for the UK, according to Europa Worldwide Group MD Andrew Baxter.