“Warehousing hit even harder than driving by mass exodus,” UKWA boss warns


 

Skills shortages in the logistics sector stretch beyond the role of HGV driver, with companies providing warehousing warning that they have been in “crisis mode” for two years. Data released by Logistics UK showed that 96% of UK haulage firms were now reporting problems recruiting lorry drivers, but that more than 13% of businesses said they were experiencing severe to very severe problems hiring warehouse staff. The business group said this was in contrast to September 2020, when no respondents […]