Unite is warning of a UK beer drought as over 1,000 drivers and warehouse staff at XPO Logistics Drinks threaten strike action in response to a “paltry” pay offer of 1.4%. The workers involved in the dispute are based at 26 XPO depots across the UK, dispatching around 40% of the beer deliveries across the UK. Unite has announced that it will start balloting its members from this Wednesday (28 July) for strike action and industrial action short of a […]
Next week sees XPO Logistics begin its 40th annual stint as the official transport partner of the Tour de France.
Yodel said it was surprised that the GMB union was threatening strike action among drivers this Christmas in a row over pay and said it was confident the matter would be settled.
The United Road Transport Union (URTU) said it had won a “protective award” for staff made redundant when Almtone-owned Canute Group ceased trading in 2018.