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 […]
Eddie Stobart Logistics’ growth continued at a gallop in the first six months to 31 May 2018, driven by a mix of acquisitions, new contract wins and retained business.
Doubts are growing that there is sufficient support for a national HGV drivers’ strike for it to go ahead.
Tarmac’s franchisee operators have accused the company of decimating businesses after it told them the premium rate for running walking floor trailers would no longer be paid.