Tesco has been stopped from unilaterally withdrawing entitlements to retained pay for workers at its Livingston distribution centre following a ruling in the Court of Session in Edinburgh. The judgement, which applies only to the Livingston site, means the supermarket giant also cannot terminate a contract in order to re-engage a worker on new terms which do not include retained pay. Union Usdaw, which won the interdict, described Tesco’s proposal as “fire and rehire” and added that it affected workers […]
Wincanton has signed a contract renewal with WH Smith, which will see its relationship with the high street retailer reach two decades. The logistics provider has won a three-year extension, as part of a collaborative transport agreement, that sees it delivering for a mixture of 30 retailers and manufacturers. By sharing loads it has enabled Wincanton to reduce the number of deliveries it makes, splitting costs among participants while cutting carbon emissions. Paul Durkin, business unit director at Wincanton, says: […]
Norbert Dentressangle has extended its contract with Weight Watchers to include e-fufilment services and logistics from its Tamworth operation.
Transport for London’s Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors) now has more than 1,300 registered members.