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. The decision is part of wider plans to close down Hovis’s Southampton mill. The move will see the baker terminate its contract with DHL Supply Chain for the management of its warehouse and logistics operations at DHL’s Southampton and Bawtry depots as a consequence, and with DSV […]
DHL said that it remains satisfied with the performance of its Supply Chain subsidiary, despite a 23% year-on-year fall in turnover caused in part by a change in the way its NHS Supply Chain contract reports revenue.
Start up problems with a “restaurant chain” contract played a “significant” role in a 95% plunge in DHL Supply Chain’s profit last year.
Strike action set for next week at Eddie Stobart Logistics has been avoided, after the operator and union Unite held talks today (24 May).