Today’s scheduled strike by drivers and warehouse staff working for Indesit UK is going ahead after last-minute talks on Wednesday between the white goods manufacturer and union Unite came to a close without resolution, the union told Motortransport.co.uk today. The 24-hour strike by over 200 staff will commenced at 6am across 12 different Indesit UK sites. A Unite spokesman confirmed yesterday that no further talks between the company and the union were currently scheduled. Industrial action has been looming for […]
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