Wincanton defends pay offer as drivers on B&Q contract threaten strike


Wincanton has insisted the pay deal it offered staff working on a B&Q contract at its Worksop distribution centre was fair and competitive, after they threatened to go out on strike at the end of the month. Unite said more than 400 Wincanton workers at the depot, which distributes stock to stores nationally, will begin two-weekly cycles of seven days of strike action followed by a seven-day overtime ban from 28 November until 20 February due to an “insulting pay […]