Union GMB is calling on 600 workers at XPO Logistics’ Eurocentral and Bellshill depots to strike in a move which could threaten supplies to 60 Morrisons stores in the run up to Christmas. The union is claiming that XPO has breached an agreement over payroll and pensions, showing “utter contempt” for its workers. In a consultative ballot earlier this year, workers voted for strike action by a majority of 97.8%. The action was called off after XPO and GMB reached an […]
A dispute over Yodel drivers’ wages has resulted in the GMB union launching a tribunal claim against the delivery company.
DHL has said a ‘generous offer’ has been made to staff at its Cumbernauld, North Lanarkshire depot who have voted for strike action. Union Unite Scotland said that over 350 warehousing and logistics employees at DHL’s Westfield site in the area rejected DHL’s offer of a 2% annual increase, to run over two years. Furthermore, it said over 90% of ballot papers returned were in favour of strike action. However, a DHL Supply Chain spokeswoman said: “DHL believes its offer […]
The sale of Kuehne+Nagel Group’s contract logistics portfolio to XPO Logistics has been sealed after being unconditionally approved by the British Competition and Markets Authority.