DX Group has reached a settlement with GMB in an employment status case days after the union claimed victory in a tribunal against Hermes this week. GMB had brought the case against DX last April on behalf of six of its drivers who claimed to be being denied their rights as workers. A statement from GMB announced the case had reached a satisfactory settlement before it reached an employment tribunal. The carrier, which secured £5m of funding for its turnaround […]
The CEO and financial director of DX Group have stepped down with immediate effect after what the business described as an “exceptionally difficult year”.
The GMB union has held a protest outside a Marks and Spencer retail store over the rates of pay awarded to agency staff at the retailer’s Swindon DC, which was operated until January by Wincanton and is now run by DHL Supply Chain.
A judgement in the legal claim being brought by the GMB union against four companies involved in the operation of Marks & Spencer’s South Marston, Swindon DC over agency staff pay could take months to be made.