More than 700 Co-operative Food Group drivers are being balloted for industrial action over a plan to transfer around 50 drivers in the Midlands to haulier Eddie Stobart this April. Unite, which represents the drivers, said the ballot had been prompted by fears the group will outsource other transport jobs across the group in the future. The ballot, for strike action or industrial action short of a strike, will be held from Tuesday 1 March until Monday 14 March. The […]
Union Unite has written to Marks & Spencer to demand urgent talks with the retailer over its ongoing distribution network restructuring.
Royal Mail has settled its long-running dispute with members of the Communication Workers Union (CWU).
Eddie Stobart saw turnover and earnings grow in the first six months of its financial year, but the cost of refinancing, its stock market listing and the end of an Irish retail contract resulted in a pre-tax loss.