Tradeteam delivery drivers are gearing up for strike action after their union balloted for industrial action in a row over “unmanageable loads”. Unite said around 100 drivers employed by the DHL-owned drink logistics company would be casting their votes between 29 May and 12 June. If the workers decide on strike action then deliveries to pubs, bars and restaurants owned by Greene King, Wetherspoons, Mitchells & Butlers and Whitbread across northern England could be affected. Deliveries of drinks brewed by […]
DHL has announced a five-year deal to become the principal partner of rugby union team, Harlequins.
Royal Mail and the Communication Workers Union have made “significant progress” in avoiding stike action at the recently privatised business.
The recent heatwave has seen massive spikes in retail volumes for chilled and frozen goods, according to DHL Supply Chain. The UK’s largest logistics firm said the hot weather in July had seen demand for bottled water rise by 45% and soft drink volume increase by 35%.