Whistl has tripled the size of its Scottish base with a move to a new depot in Tannochside, Uddingston. The mail delivery firm said its new 54,000ft2 depot is three times the size of its former Scottish home in Coatbridge. Whistl has been operating in Scotland for nine years, and currently collects and sorts two million items every week, before handing them over to Royal Mail for delivery. The new Tannochside depot employs 150 people, including roles for young people […]
Royal Mail is facing strike action after four weeks of negotiations on pension reforms ended in stalemate.
Whistl is to close depots in Leeds and Warrington and consolidate their work into a single ‘super hub’ in Bolton.
From the outset of this pandemic the government made it clear that home delivery was vital to the fight against COVID-19 and that company’s like ours were doing essential work. It made sense – home delivery enables people to get the items they need while self-isolating or following the government’s guidelines to stay at home.