DHL Supply Chain is facing strike action from drivers at a Nottinghamshire DC serving client Marks and Spencer (M&S) due to a row over pay. Seven days of disruption are set to commence on 18 December after members of the URTU voted “overwhelmingly” in support of strike action. The HGV drivers are employed on the firm’s M&S contract at DHL’s Long Eaton, Nottinghamshire, depot. Long Eaton is understood to deliver to around 70 M&S stores, as well as trunking and […]
The government has confirmed that it plans to trial truck platoons on the UK’s strategic road network in the 2016 spring Budget.
As reported by MT earlier this week, the Communication Workers Union (CWU) has today confirmed it will ballot members for industrial action over a host of issues including pensions at Royal Mail.
GMB has called for an “urgent” meeting with DHL/UK Mail over claims the operator fired couriers who refused to sign a new contract.