Think Logistics has got off to a flying start this year with several major operators lining up to deliver workshops or offer mentoring support for students keen to learn more about the logistics sector. Eddie Stobart Logistics held an event earlier this month at West Derby School in Liverpool – the UK’s first Logistics Career Academy – where about 50 youngsters took part in a masterclass session called ‘Getting ready for work’, which the operator designed specifically for the school. […]
Eddie Stobart is to open a container transport site at DP World London Gateway, which it hopes will support growth plans in the South.
Eddie Stobart and the Unite union will start talks at Acas this Thursday (15 November) in a bid to end the row over drivers’ jobs at Tesco’s Doncaster DC. A spokesman for Eddie Stobart confirmed to Motortransport.co.uk that the operator’s MD David Pickering will personally attending the talks with Unite at Acas. The move comes after a 72-hour walkout by 180 Unite driver members facing redundancy at the DC. This included a demo outside a Tesco store in Westminster. Eddie Stobart […]
More than 400 Argos employees are to strike next week, in protest at the proposed transfer of 96 drivers to Eddie Stobart Logistics.