Royal Mail has proposed a new three year agreement with the Communication Workers Union (CWU), following a ballot for industrial action last month. The operator will propose an 8.6% pay rise for around 125,000 staff over three years, as well as a lump-sum payment of £300 in December 2013. Royal Mail is expected to come to an agreement with the CWU this week, the result of which will not be affected by its planned privatisation. Chief executive Moya Greene said: […]
The Communications Workers Union (CWU) has held a protest today over the proposed closure of consumer technology retailer Dixons Carphone’s Wednesbury repair and distribution centre.
Industrial action by DVSA vehicle testing staff looks to have been averted after a positive meeting between the government agency and trade union Prospect last week.
BHS’s logistics supplier DHL has said it is “seeking further clarity” on the impact the closure of the retail chain could have, after administrators failed to find a buyer for the iconic high street brand.