KFC was forced to temporarily close hundreds of restaurants across the UK last weekend when “teething problems” with its new partnership with DHL Supply chain saw it run out of chicken. The chain handed its logistics operation to DHL last year, when it said it was “rethinking” its processes and “placing distribution and logistics at the heart of our new supply chain strategy”. The operator delivers food and packaging products to KFC’s 850 stores, and also manages its warehousing. It […]
In the first of an new series of podcasts, Motortransport.co.uk sits down with Paul Dyer, chief executive, DHL Supply Chain, UK and Ireland and talks about his career, his approach to the job and the future of the largest 3PL in the country. In this candid interview Dyer looks back at his career – starting at Ocean Group, moving on to Exel and latterly DHL. He talks about those who have influenced his career, and the skills he has picked […]
DHL Supply Chain has hit back at union accusations that it sent drivers out last week in conditions that put their safety at risk.
DHL Supply Chain is facing up to 15 days of strike action from its warehouse workers in protest at the “brutal” planned closure of its South Yorkshire site, following the loss of a contract to Great Bear Distribution.