XPO signs landmark workers rights agreement with Unite union


A recognition agreement between XPO Logistics and the Unite union has been hailed as “a landmark deal” after becoming the first to be signed in one of the newly designated freeport zones. The union said the agreement covers pay and conditions for warehouse workers on the Nestle contract at the East Midlands Gateway. Freeports are a series of government designated zones that provide tax breaks to companies and eight new ones were announced by the Chancellor in the Budget in […]