DHL Supply Chain has expressed surprise at allegations by the GMB union that it was failing to provide sanitation at its Swindon distribution centre, and denied claims that staff had walked out. The union said “almost all warehouse staff” had downed tools on 2 April after DHL Supply Chain had failed to provide adequate hand sanitiser, gloves and PPE at the depot it runs on behalf of Marks and Spencer (M&S). It said this walkout followed two previous ones by […]
The UK’s youngest female transport manager CPC holder has slammed the logistics sector for not doing enough to attract new recruits.
DHL Supply Chain has again been forced to defend itself against union claims that it is “endangering thousands” with “inadequate” coronavirus social distancing and safety measures and by forcing self-isolating workers to survive on statutory sick pay (SSP).
This year has seen many companies in the parcels sector thrive as carriers move record volumes and consumers continue to do more of their shopping online. But while this has encouraged some parcel carriers to invest heavily in their networks and offer more services to their customers, 2013 has also bought with it more challenges for many operators who have struggled to keep apace with the rapidly changing industry. Motortransport.co.uk has compiled a list of the biggest stories in that […]