Eddie Stobart has added two new sector directors to its operations team in order to improve its customer service offering. Antony Leighton has been appointed sector director of manufacturing and industrial and bulk and Nick Winder is the Sector director for retail. Leighton joins with 22 years experience in transport and logistics, while Winder has 19 years experience in retail logistics. David Pickering, COO of Eddie Stobart, said: “Both Tony and Nick bring an enormous amount of knowledge and experience […]
Eddie Stobart has ended a long-running dispute with 184 HGV drivers that had been pursuing an unfair dismissal claim relating to the logistics giant taking over the running of a Tesco DC in Doncaster in 2012.
Tesco has re-awarded the contract to run its UK distribution centre (DC) transport operations to Eddie Stobart.
More than 700 Co-operative Food Group drivers are being balloted for industrial action over a plan to transfer around 50 drivers in the Midlands to haulier Eddie Stobart this April.