DHL Supply Chain is facing widespread industrial action following its decision to close its Sheffield and Ebbw Vale Tradeteam depots and cut hundreds of logistics jobs. Union Unite said the decision to close the depot at Sheffield is “about as brutal as it gets” and will ballot for industrial action at Tradeteam depots across the country, if talks later this week do not reach a resolution. The union is also seeking similar assurances on jobs at the Ebbw Vale site. […]
Walker Logistics has appointed Adrian Skirrow (pictured) as its new head of operations, overseeing all administrative and operational processes at its Berkshire site.
A range of the transport industry’s biggest operators have explained the thinking behind their recruitment strategies for the year ahead.
The scale of the worldwide Covid-19 vaccine programme has resulted in UPS hiring more than 100,000 seasonal workers to undertake the transport and distribution of healthcare products.