The GMB union has blamed the ongoing closure of hundreds of KFC outlets across the UK on the fast food chain’s “penny-pinching” switch from Bidvest to DHL Supply Chain. It said that while Bidvest previously ran the contract from a number of depots around the country, DHL was attempting to do it out of just one. The new operation went live on Tuesday 13 February, and hundreds of stores were forced to close just days later when they ran out […]
A strike set to affect DHL’s operations in South Yorkshire has been halted after staff accepted an improved pay deal.
Temperature-controlled operator ACS&T has said that making its operation and facilities some of the “best in the business” led to improvement in profit last year.
DHL Supply Chain has signed up pallet network Palletways to handle the non-chilled requirement of its troubled KFC contract, MT can exclusively reveal.