DHL Supply chain has apologised for interruptions to its KFC operation and said it is “working diligently to rectify the situation”, but insisted it was not solely responsible for the debacle. The statement from the operator’s MD retail John Boulter came as KFC began to reopen stores but warned delivery issues would continue through the week. The restaurant chain has been forced to close two thirds of its 900 UK stores in recent days following delivery issues after DHL took […]
More than 200 driver and warehouse jobs are under threat after Hovis’s decision to pull out of its distribution deals with logistics firms DHL Supply Chain and DSV Road, according to a union.
As the UK inflation rate rose through the year to reach 3.1% in November, the highest in nearly six years, 2017 saw industrial unrest gather momentum in the logistics sector, as drivers demanded increased pay or bridled against company measures to cut costs.
Widnes-based Suttons Tankers has bought DHL Supply Chain’s domestic bulk commodity chemical business.