Walkers Transport has launched the first four-day working week ever recorded in the logistics industry. The Palletways member, which has depots in Leeds, Manchester and Fradley, is making a four-day Monday to Friday working week available to its drivers, who have the choice of continuing to work a base of five days a week or moving to the new four-day system. Dubbed ‘Walkers Balance’, the initiative aims to offer flexible working patterns to suit employee lifestyles. The scheme will also […]
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