Union Unite has claimed the real impact of recent industrial action at Kuehne + Nagel Drinks Logistics (KNDL) has yet to be felt, as an indefinite ban on overtime restricts the logistics firm’s ability to recover from the 24-hour strike held on 11 September. A spokesman for Unite told Motortransport.co.uk the strike was “very solidly supported” and that the stoppage had led to “no deliveries being made” from the depots affected. However, he added: “The real impact is going to […]
Unite says it is currently considering its course of action after talks with UPS earlier this week were unsuccessful.
Eddie Stobart and the Unite union could be heading to arbitration service Acas to end the row over drivers’ jobs at Tesco’s Doncaster DC. The move comes after a 72-hour walkout last week by 180 Unite driver members facing redundancy at the DC. This included a demo outside a Tesco store in Westminster. Eddie Stobart took over the transport function at Tesco’s DC in August and in September said it wanted to remove it and use its nationwide network to […]
Industrial action at Royal Mail appears to be off the table after managers were offered an improved pay deal.