A judgement in the legal claim being brought by the GMB union against four companies involved in the operation of Marks & Spencer’s South Marston, Swindon DC over agency staff pay could take months to be made. The union revealed it had lodged a claim against DHL, Wincanton, Twenty Four Seven Recruitment Services and Tempay over the issue, alleging that 240 agency staff supplied by the two latter firms for warehouse work at the site since 2011 had been paid […]
Serco has dropped its plan to reduce refuse rounds and increase the number of bins its staff were expected to empty in Sandwell, meaning strike action is now off the cards.
A strong performance in Wincanton’s contract logistics business saw turnover jump in the first half of its financial year, but losses in its Pullman Fleet Services division slowed profit growth.
Industrial action at Royal Mail appears to be off the table after managers were offered an improved pay deal.