Unite the union has threatened to put a vote for industrial action to its members employed by DHL Supply Chain, unless guarantees are made over their pension schemes. Both parties are currently in talks over changes to its different pension schemes: its final salary pension – which Unite alleges DHL wishes to close – and its defined contribution scheme called Voyager. DHL also offers the government’s new auto- enrolment scheme. Unite believes that with DHL not giving guarantees to the […]
Mars has partnered up with DHL in a logistics operation involving the construction of two warehousing facilities and the aim of removing one million miles from the roads.
DHL Supply Chain will insure itself while running autonomous trucks in the Transport Research Laboratory’s (TRL) £8.1m trial of platooning trucks in the UK.
The FTA has criticised the speed of the roll-out of fully segregated cycle superhighways in London, suggesting the scheme is being rushed through to coincide with the mayoral elections in May 2016.