Nearly 40% of the entire workforce on DHL Supply Chain’s Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) contract are at risk of losing their jobs, the Unite union has warned. It said 2,200 staff are being told they could lose their jobs, in what it described as “a massive, bitter blow”. Unite said the cuts will fall across full-time, salaried and agency staff at JLR’s major factories in the North West and the West Midlands, including Castle Bromwich, Ellesmere Port, Halewood, Hams Hall, […]
To measure the impact of the Covid-19 lockdown on the transport and distribution industry, MT has put together a panel of operators across the UK to give regular feedback on their volume of work and vehicles laid up. We will check in regularly with the panel as the lockdown eases to assess how the industry is fighting back as the UK economy recovers from the expected recession.
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