TNT Post said it will work with Royal Mail to ensure that final mile deliveries continue, following a vote which saw the majority of union members at Royal Mail support a boycott of competitors’ mail and packet deliveries. The results of a Communications Workers Union (CWU) ballot of Royal Mail staff revealed that 92% supported a boycott of competitors’ mail, while 96% said they opposed the planned privatisation of the firm. Of 112,000 workers, 74% voted, the CWU said. Royal […]
Analysts have reacted cautiously to Royal Mail’s year end results, which saw the group’s turnover grow 2% year-on-year but annual profit fall by more than a third (37%).
Royal Mail is to open 10 temporary parcel sorting sites between now and Christmas to sort a significant amount of its peak volumes.
Royal Mail has made an improved pay offer to its management staff, and is to hold two days of meetings with Unite in a bid to end the ongoing pay dispute.