Wincanton is offering its customers the opportunity to model what their supply chains could look like after Brexit. The operator has joined forces with PwC to offer planning support to customers in order to help them prepare for the UK’s departure from the EU next year. The four-stage planning service includes gathering insight and information before designing strategic and operational plans in the face of numerous post-Brexit scenarios, including a no-deal situation. This planning will encompass the cost and impact […]
Unsecured creditors of failed Deben Transport will not see a payout unless a claim relating to the truck cartel case proves successful, the firm’s administrators have said.
Anyone looking for insight into what Brexit holds for the economy of the United Kingdom should definitely not read the Department for Exiting the European Union Sectoral Analyses. Those familiar with road transport industry will find little to further educate the way they run their business, or respond to challenges in the sector.
Wincanton says it is “extremely disappointed” that Unite failed to persuade its tanker driver members to accept proposals put forward over terms and conditions after six days of talks at conciliation service Acas. A spokeswoman for the operator says: “Along with the five other employers, Wincanton entered into the talks in good faith, having clearly stated that sector-wide collective bargaining on pay was not to be on the agenda. “With just one third of the industry represented by the employers […]