The 2019 winners of industry’s ‘Noise Oscars’ were announced this week at a ceremony at the Palace of Westminster. In the 60th anniversary of the Noise Abatement Society (NAS), the 18th John Connell Awards recognised the efforts made by organisations to reduce noise pollution on local communities. More than 270 recipients from local authorities, industry, organisations and individuals have now been honoured for the significant impact they have made to improve the aural environment. This year’s event saw supermarket Tesco […]
Tesco plans to restructure its distribution network, closing three depots and reducing its workforce at two sites to improve efficiency.
Eddie Stobart and the Unite union will start talks at Acas this Thursday (15 November) in a bid to end the row over drivers’ jobs at Tesco’s Doncaster DC. A spokesman for Eddie Stobart confirmed to Motortransport.co.uk that the operator’s MD David Pickering will personally attending the talks with Unite at Acas. The move comes after a 72-hour walkout by 180 Unite driver members facing redundancy at the DC. This included a demo outside a Tesco store in Westminster. Eddie Stobart […]
Howard Tenens has bought a South Wales DC from Tesco, in anticipation that the removal of the Severn Crossing tolls will boost the region’s economy. The acquisition of the 282,297ft² site in Chepstow is the Howard Tenens’s largest property purchase to date, and its first in Wales. It bought the site for an undisclosed sum… […]