Royal Mail shareholders have been advised to sell their shares in the wake of the newly announced pay and pension deal. Yesterday the postal operator announced its board had approved the agreement reached with the Communication Worker’s Union, bringing an end to the long-running pay feud. Employees will receive a 5% pay rise backdated to October 2017, which will also apply to the 2018/19 financial year. They will then see a 2% pay rise in April 2019. Market analyst Jefferies […]
DHL Supply Chain has again been forced to defend itself against union claims that it is “endangering thousands” with “inadequate” coronavirus social distancing and safety measures and by forcing self-isolating workers to survive on statutory sick pay (SSP).
Supply chain managers at the Post Office have voiced their discontent over a pay deal that would have seen them awarded an unconsolidated lump sum averaging 2.5% a year for two years.
Industrial action at Wincanton’s operations for customer HJ Heinz in Wigan has been averted after URTU members accepted a fresh proposal over pay.