Yodel could be facing strike action among staff after the parcel carrier offered them a “miserly” 1.6% pay deal. GMB members at the company overwhelmingly turned down the offer, describing it as a “kick in the teeth” after reportedly handling Christmas volumes every day due to the Covid-19 crisis. The union said the deal, worth 1.6% this year and then 1.5% from July 2021, was rejected by 84% of members. It said Yodel needed to return to the negotiating table […]
The post and parcels industry has said the impending Royal Mail strike could force customers to rethink their delivery options as rival operators prepare for disruption to their final-mile deliveries.
DHL supermarket deliveries of coffee were looking increasngly uncertain this week after the Unite union escalated its threat against Jacobs Douwe Egberts (JDE) and announced overtime bans among staff from next month.