Tesco fleet engineer Caroline Milnes might have had little truck experience, but she and her team are obviously doing something right. Tesco ﬂeet engineer Caroline Milnes’ winning entry for the Technical Excellence Award proves success does not depend on bulky or over- elaborate presentations; Milnes’ succinct four-sided entry told the judges all they needed to know. “Tesco’s entry was brief and to the point,” said one judge. “They have not hidden behind a glossy presentation,” added another. Our judging panel […]
The Unite union has accused Tesco of getting Stobart Group “to do its dirty work” for it, after the 183 drivers based at the operator’s Doncaster DC were told they faced possible redundancy. Eddie Stobart revealed its plans to staff at the DC yesterday (5 September), confirming Unite’s worst fears following the transfer of the business and staff from Tesco to Stobart on 5 August. David Pickering, Eddie Stobart MD, said: “After a thorough assessment and review of the transport […]
The shortlist for the 2016 Motor Transport Awards has been published, with Browns Distribution Services, Malcolm Logistics, Pentalver and WH Barley in the running for Haulier of the Year.
Tesco has taken delivery of its first temperature-controlled drawbar vehicle, which will be used to make deliveries to its convenience stores.