New fears of Christmas beer and spirits shortage as Carntyne Transport HGV drivers threaten strike action


Unite Scotland is balloting HGV, forklift and shunter drivers employed by Carntyne Transport on strike action in a dispute over pay. The Springburn (Glasgow) based logistics firm, which is part of the Russell Group, employs around 300 staff but the strike ballot will cover an area of the business involving around 200 of these workers. The ballot opens today (1 December) and will close on 15 December. The company has a number of clients including beer and spirits producer Diageo […]