Global logistics provider DSV is to acquire Swiss rival Panalpina in a £3.51bn deal that will create the world’s fourth largest logistics company behind Deutsche Post DHL, Kuehne+Nagel and DB Schenker. Panalpina’s board has agreed to a revised offer described by chairman Peter Uber described as “very attractive.” The Panalpina board has recommended the deal to its shareholders. The acquisition will create a company with a revenue of around £13.55bn and a workforce of 60,000 employees in 90 countries. DSV […]
Unite the union has threatened to put a vote for industrial action to its members employed by DHL Supply Chain, unless guarantees are made over their pension schemes.
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