Ex-Widdowson Logistics staff retained at a successor company based on the same site as the collapsed haulier are apparently being paid by Birds Transport Leicester. Leicester-based Widdowson Logistics was placed into administration on 23 January. The process is being handled by Leonard Curtis. There has been no official update from the company’s owner HLD Group or the administrator as to what has happened since. But multiple sources have told Motortransport.co.uk that drivers retained at the currently unnamed business, which is trading […]
A nationwide strike ballot is to be held at UPS depots nationwide according to union Unite, after talks to resolve workers’ claims of unreasonable workloads proved unsuccessful.
City Link’s administrators have made more than 2,300 staff at the failed business redundant.
Moran Logistics faces a 72-hour strike next week from a group of 100 dairy drivers – recently transferred into its employment by Arla Foods – at its Leeds depot in a dispute over pay and pensions.