The “massive challenge” of distributing millions of Covid-19 vaccines in the UK, as well as across the world, will largely rely on courier firms such as UPS, DHL and FedEx, according to logistics experts. Following an announcement by Pfizer and BioNTech that its vaccine has become the first to clear interim clinical trials, courier giants are now mobilising their assets in order to fulfil one of the largest logistical operations in history. However, there remain immense challenges in delivering the […]
The Unite union has suspended strike action planned for today (5 June) by 51 warehouse workers at a DHL Supply Chain-run site in West Thurrock, Essex to allow a “window of opportunity for positive talks”.
DHL Supply Chain has taken over operations at Marks & Spencer’s Swindon DC, which was formerly managed by Wincanton.
The business and assets of Lima Logistics have been sold to John Dinham Transport after the Gloucester-based courier company entered administration.