Eddie Stobart said its robust contingency plans would ensure the delivery of Walkers crisps to supermarkets were not disrupted, after HGV drivers geared up for strike action over a pay dispute. Workers at the company’s Warrington depot on the Walkers Pepsico contract have been following an overtime ban instigated by the Unite union since 26 December, but with no end to the dispute in sight they are now preparing for four days of strikes. Unite said HGV drivers returned a […]
Eddie Stobart has won a new deal with PepsiCo, taking over an operation previously run in-house.
Boroughbridge, Yorkshire food distribution firm Reed Boardall has been granted planning approval for a 110,000ft² extension to one of its cold stores.
A career in logistics, including becoming an HGV driver, is the solution to spiralling unemployment rates – but the DVSA needs to sort out the thousands of lost driving tests during lockdown, according to Logistics UK.