Union Unite has announced a fresh week-long strike at five Argos distribution centres in its latest protest over the retailer’s ongoing supply chain transformation programme. The strike, which the union says will involve around 1,000 warehouse staff, will start at 6am this Saturday (19 July) at the retailer’s Basildon, Bridgwater, Castleford and Magna Park sites and at 6.30am at its Heywood distribution centre. It follows two previous 24-hour strikes, the last of which took place on 4 July. The unrest […]
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