Co-operative Food “pleased” after driver dispute resolution


 

The Co-operative Food is “pleased” with the outcome of its dispute with around 700 members of staff, which was sparked by the planned transfer of 87 drivers at its Coventry depot to Eddie Stobart Logistics. Strike action was narrowly avoided last month after the transfer prompted fears among drivers across the food retailer that more jobs could be outsourced in the future. After talks between union Unite and the Co-operative Food, a deal securing the future of all the remaining […]