A nationwide strike ballot is to be held at UPS depots nationwide according to union Unite, after talks to resolve workers’ claims of unreasonable workloads proved unsuccessful. Plans for a nationwide ballot follow a ballot of members at five London depots; Camden, Feltham, Dartford, Croydon and Barking, earlier this month. The dispute began in Camden in November when members staged a one-day strike. Unite members at some of UPS’s London depots plan to hold demonstrations at their sites, the first […]
Royal Mail and the Communication Workers Union have made “significant progress” in avoiding stike action at the recently privatised business.
Drivers at Marshalls will hold a strike next week over an ongoing overtime pay dispute.
UPS has opened two facilities within the Olympic Park allowing athletes, team officials and the international media the ability to send and receive packages throughout the Games. The first ‘relay room’ will be located within the Olympic Village providing team officials with an outbound service offering packaging, customs advice, security clearance, carbon-neutral shipping and delivery. The second facility will be located on the High Street at the International Broadcast Centre complex and be set up to handle international media firms […]