Gist has set up a new driver training centre and it wants to use it to attract younger entrants into the industry. The training facility in Spalding, Lincolnshire features a real static vehicle and a driver drop-in centre where three dedicated trainers will support anyone retraining to become Class 1 drivers. Julian Bailey, Gist temperature controlled logistics MD, said: “We particularly want to attract younger drivers to help build a talent pool to support the future of this industry. “We […]
A dispute with XPO Logistics over missing employee pension contributions could be brought closer to resolution following legal action being taken in the French courts, according to union Unite.
Hermes is to increase its self-employed couriers’ pay to meet competition for the workers as the e-retail market surges.