Unipart Logistics has agreed to take part in pay talks affecting NHS lorry drivers after previous negotiations with the Unite union collapsed. Talks mediated by conciliation service Acas will now take place before a ballot for strike action by “low-paid NHS lorry drivers” goes ahead, according to the union. It said the drivers are receiving just £10.24 an hour, but that negotiations involving the union, Unipart Logistics and NHS supply company Supply Chain Coordination broke down in November before a […]
Norbert Dentressangle (ND) has sealed a £100m logistics deal with online fashion giant ASOS, taking the three-year contract from incumbent Unipart Logistics.
Unipart Logistics is putting a new fleet of temperature managed trailers into service on its NHS Supply Chain logistics contract, which it was awarded earlier this year.
To many people the name Unipart is associated with the aftermarket parts supplier for British Leyland and later Rover Group, and that is indeed how the company started back in 1974. But today the Unipart Group is a diverse £1bn a year multinational logistics, manufacturing and consulting business working in the automotive, manufacturing, retail and rail industries.