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 […]
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.
Motortransport.co.uk has learnt that DHL Supply Chain was reappointed as logistics partner for retailer Nisa in the UK back in April, as well as winning the contract for the Republic of Ireland.