Gregory Distribution has announced 100 job losses across its operation due to “difficulties” faced by its customers brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic. The company, which is one of the largest privately owned hauliers in the UK, is a member of both Palletline and Palletways and employs 2,700 staff. It operates from six depots in Exeter, Plymouth, Shepton Mallet, Cullompton, Bristol and Birmingham and is part of a group that includes Hayton Coulthard Transport and ARR Craib Transport. The wider […]
Former Tesco drivers at Eddie Stobart’s Doncaster DC have suspended further strike action so that union officials and the logistics firm’s management can resume talks this Friday (19 October). More strike action was set to start tomorrow (Thursday, 18 October) but Unite officials representing the 183 drivers at threat of redundancy have postponed this in lieu of renewed talks. Harriet Eisner, Unite regional officer, said: “Stobart has confirmed it intends to put an offer on the table, so we are […]
The government’s suspension of all Clean Air Zone schemes to January 2021 is not long enough, the RHA has insisted.
Kuehne+Nagel is to provide worldwide distribution of the Covid-19 Moderna vaccine.