DHL Supply chain has apologised for interruptions to its KFC operation and said it is “working diligently to rectify the situation”, but insisted it was not solely responsible for the debacle.
The GMB union has blamed the ongoing closure of hundreds of KFC outlets across the UK on the fast food chain’s “penny-pinching” switch from Bidvest to DHL Supply Chain.
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.
Acumen Automotive Logistics and Lohr Automotive are close to completing a joint £500,000 refurbishment of 20 finished vehicle transporters.
Currie Solutions has unveiled its new-look livery after it changed its name from Currie European and revamped its operation last year.
Bedworth Haulage was sold for less than £17,000 in a pre-pack deal that saved 21 jobs, after it went into administration last month.
UK Mail has come under fire by MEP for the North East region Jude Kirton-Darling over claims the business forced drivers to take a pay cut and dismissed 20 drivers who refused to sign the new contract.
Fagan & Whalley’s new £8m semi-automated warehouse is beginning to pay off, boosting turnover in its warehousing and transport divisions, director Stephen Fagan told MT this week.
Howard Tenens has taken delivery of three double-deck longer semi-trailers (LSTs) for use on its contract with online trade retailer Toolstation.
DPD is to launch an “extensive” consultation of its employment and working condition arrangements across its network of drivers and depots.