DHL supermarket deliveries of major coffee brands are under threat as 300 workers at Jacobs Douwe Egberts’ (JDE’s) site in Banbury, Oxfordshire vote this week on whether to take industrial action over a “fire and rehire” dispute. Unite’s members at the site are voting on whether to take industrial action, with the option to strike, in response to the Dutch-owned company issuing notice of dismissal and engagement for 291 employees. The ballot closes on Thursday 15 April. Unite say the […]
Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s is putting up a “brick wall” to union attempts to find ways to prevent the closure of the retailer’s Bridgwater distribution centre, Unite claimed this week.
North Wales-based logistics company Delivery Solutions (Delsol) has reported a year of sustained growth.
Profit fell by almost a third at Royal Mail in the first half of the current financial year, as the business invested heavily as part of its ongoing modernisation.