Strike action by Tesco HGV drivers and warehouse workers has been suspended after the supermarket giant offered them a 5.5% pay increase. Earlier this week, the Unite union said its members at Tesco distribution centres in Antrim, Belfast, Didcot and Doncaster would stage a series of strikes before and after Christmas, raising the prospect of empty shelves for shoppers during one of the busiest times of the year. However, last minute talks were then held and Unite said workers are […]
Unite and Morrisons are set to return to talks later this month in a bid to resolve a dispute over the transfer of drivers and vehicle maintenance staff to 3PL Wincanton, mototransport.co.uk can reveal.
Tesco fleet engineer Caroline Milnes might have had little truck experience, but she and her team are obviously doing something right.
A high-speed train derailment was avoided last week after a Tesco HGV struck a bridge in Plymouth, thanks to a “quick-acting” member of the public calling the emergency services.