XPO Logistics has defended its strategy during the pandemic after revelations that its US chief executive Brad Jacobs was paid an incentive award of up to $80m (£57m) in the same period the company was claiming millions of pounds from the UK government in furlough payments. Responding to claims by UK unions this week that the move is a “kick in the teeth” for XPO workers, a spokesperson for the logistics giant said: “The pandemic presented our business with unprecedented […]
Next week sees XPO Logistics begin its 40th annual stint as the official transport partner of the Tour de France.
Whitchurch, Shropshire-based food logistics specialist Grocontinental has reported a near 29% increase in pre-tax profit for the year ended 31 October 2012 .
Menzies Distribution has put “robust” contingencies in place to ensure service continuity, after the Unite union said its members would strike next week over a pay dispute.