UPS remains hopeful that strike action can be avoided in the run up to Christmas, despite the Unite union’s plan to ballot staff for action at the operator’s London depot in Camden. The union has claimed that the 120 drivers and loaders at the operator’s Camden depot are being forced to handle unreasonable workloads. It has launched a ballot for strike action, with a closing date of 8 November, and says action could hit deliveries in the peak period for […]
Logistics firms are working together to offer a London NHS trust a daily riverboat delivery service, taking trucks off the roads.
Plans to raise the London congestion charge by 30% and extend it to evenings and weekends, has been slammed by the logistics industry.
Thirty Wincanton drivers claiming they are owed thousands of pounds in holiday pay are to launch a 72-hour strike at Argos’s national distribution centre five days before Christmas.