Morrisons has confirmed plans to close the transport operation at its Swan Valley DC in Northampton, bringing in third parties to handle deliveries from the site. The supermarket held an O-licence to run 90 vehicles and 165 trailers out of the site on the Swan Valley industrial estate. A spokesman for the supermarket was unable to confirm how many staff have been affected as a consultation period is still ongoing, but said it will try to find them alternative positions […]
Morrisons is to expand its DC in Bridgwater to support the expansion of its convenience stores in the south west and south Wales.
Operators’ fears of a driver-shortage-fuelled capacity crisis this Christmas have been backed up by new research revealed today by the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC).