Gist is offering up to £5,000 to HGV drivers joining the business from August in a bid to boost driver numbers and ensure continued deliveries to key customers, including Marks & Spencer. New drivers joining Gist will receive a £2,000 sign-on bonus and up to three additional retention payments for continued service, amounting to a total of £5,000. Gist, which employs over 2,000 drivers, is also offering new recruits a benefits package which includes a “generous” pension scheme, sick pay, […]
A free guide explaining how to access funding and support for employing HGV drivers is being offered to logistics firms.
By the time the Beast from the East had done its damage and spring was finally making itself known, official figures showed that there had been 574 insolvencies in UK logistics during the first three months of 2018.
Fleet operators are calling for the industry to pull together to help their businesses survive through the COVID-19 crisis, according to a new report.