COVID-19: Trailer manufacturer Don-Bur hibernates and furloughs workforce


Trailer manufacturer Don-Bur has put the business on ice for the next three weeks and furloughed the majority of its workforce. The move aims to ensure staff and customer safety during the COVI-19 pandemic and comes in the light of 5.4% of the company’s 500-strong staff having gone into precautionary self-isolation. In a statement the manufacturer, based in Stoke-on-Trent, said it is hoping to re-open on 14 April. It added: “This means that the main manufacturing plant and service depots […]