BHS’s logistics supplier DHL has said it is “seeking further clarity” on the impact the closure of the retail chain could have, after administrators failed to find a buyer for the iconic high street brand. More than 300 DHL staff work on the operator’s BHS contract, which it has held for more than 20 years. Unite said it had called for “urgent talks” with DHL management to determine the future of the 60 drivers and 300 warehouse staff that managed […]
DHL, which employs more than 42,000 people in the UK, has launched its own Military Employability Programme to recruit drivers from the ranks of those leaving the armed forces.
Retailer Argos has said a week-long strike by warehouse staff at five of its DCs had no impact on its service to customers.
More than 180 drivers at Eddie Stobart’s Tesco DC in Doncaster are set to strike for 48 hours next week following last month’s vote in favour of industrial action. The strike will run from early Tuesday morning (9 October) and will disrupt supplies to Tesco stores in the Yorkshire and Humber region, said Unite. The action, which more than 90% of staff voted for, follows a move by Stobart to issue termination notices to 183 drivers on 5 September after […]