Marks and Spencer is to close two major distribution centres in Derbyshire and Sheffield, putting 662 jobs at risk. The hub in Long Eaton, Derbyshire is run by DHL while the DC in Thorncliffe, Sheffield is operated by XPO. The struggling retailer attributed the closures which are planned for 2021, to efforts to cut costs and improve stock availability. The DC closures follow M&S depot closures at Hardwick, near Warrington and Neasden in west London in 2018 and will leave […]
The pay logistics firms award agency staff has been brought into sharp focus after the GMB launched a legal claim against four companies involved in the operation of Marks & Spencer’s DC in South Marston, Swindon.
Eddie Stobart Logistics will replace XPO Logistics as the logistics partner for Aggregate Industries’ Concrete Products division.
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.