The Unite union has accused DFDS of using Covid-19 as an excuse to make dozens of redundancies in its Immingham workforce and reduce overtime rates, potentially affecting freight routes. The union said the plan to cut 62 jobs from the 600-strong workforce were unnecessary given steadily increasing freight volumes. In June, DFDS said it would cull around 86 UK warehousing and logistics jobs as part of major cutbacks across the company as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, with 650 […]
Almost three quarters of UK international hauliers believe they will be negatively impacted by customs changes following the UK’s exit from the EU this month wih just 13% believing the impact will be positive.
The relaxation of drivers’ hours rules has been extended until 30 December, in response to crippling port congestion, Covid-19 and “unusual demand patterns”.
As National Careers Week kicks off this week, Europa Worldwide Group has ramped up its school leaver recruitment drive.