Royal Mail has settled its long-running dispute with members of the Communication Workers Union (CWU). A joint statement issued today said: “We are pleased to announce that the negotiators have finalised the details of a proposed agreement covering the matters under discussion which include pensions, pay, the shorter working week, culture and operational changes. “The proposed agreement will now be considered by the CWU’s postal executive committee next week. A further announcement with the details of the final agreement will […]
A row over pay for drivers at paving group Marshalls has resulted in a ballot for strike action, which could result in disruption to supplies at Travis Perkins and Jewson.
TNT Post has rebranded itself as Whistl.
The post and parcels industry has said the impending Royal Mail strike could force customers to rethink their delivery options as rival operators prepare for disruption to their final-mile deliveries.