The Apprenticeship Levy is “not working” and needs to be replaced with a Training Levy that is more flexible and easier for logistics businesses to access. The call comes from Logistics UK at the end of this year’s Apprenticeship Week. The association is calling on the government to launch an urgent review, warning that without […]
DX took “insufficient” action on bribery allegations and “curtailed” investigation, internal report reveals
DX Group failed to take sufficient disciplinary action against employees who had offered a bribe for confidential competitor information and “curtailed” a probe into the bribery allegations, according to the findings of an internal investigation, published today (20 September).
It’s impossible to ignore that the UK is suffering from skills shortages. Not a week goes by without an occupation being highlighted and a plea to train more people or for access to non-UK workers. The driver shortage which reached its peak in autumn 2021 is an obvious one for our sector. The good news […]