Rico Logistics has appointed a new head of HR, Tracy Jump (pictured), following a period of significant expansion at the business. The Slough-based operator, which acquired the DHL Express same-day operation last October, said it has also been experiencing strong organic growth and the new role will be pivotal to Rico’s future strategy. Jump previously worked for DHL UK for 10 years where she was head of HR and subsequently promoted to HR director. She said: “Rico is at a […]
The threat of a tanker driver strike could now be averted, as the Unite union and fuel distribution companies reach agreement over a new set of proposals. Unite has also been given an extended industrial action mandate of 21 May to allow it time to discuss the new proposals with its 1,200 tanker driver members. Peter Harwood, Acas chief conciliator, who has been heading up the negotiations, says: “Following a further two days of intensive discussions, a final set of […]
National Grid has extended and renewed its contract with DHL for four years.
DHL has launched its gas-powered quiet truck at the inaugral Quiet Cities global summit.