Aldi has followed Tesco in boosting its drivers’ pay as the UK’s chronic shortage of HGV drivers continues.
Anonymous data from the O2 mobile phone network is being used in a government trial to identify potholes and congestion hotspots.
Pall-Ex is purchasing more than 500 mobile and vehicle-mounted computerised scanners from Honeywell, via The Barcode Warehouse.
eBay UK is laying down the gauntlet to Amazon, launching its first end-to-end fulfilment service for UK sellers.
Unite is warning of a UK beer drought as over 1,000 drivers and warehouse staff at XPO Logistics Drinks threaten strike action in response to a “paltry” pay offer of 1.4%.
The Unite union is calling on the government to think again on its plans to scrap the need to self-isolate, end the legal requirement to wear face masks in England and remove limits on social gatherings and social distancing.
Europa Worldwide Group has moved Rob Jones (pictured) to the role of finance director.
Parcelhub has opened a Leicester-based 10,000 sq ft depot at Meridian Business Park, just off Junction 21 of the M1, which will create 10 new jobs.
Gold FORS member Axle Haulage has become an employee-owned business, with the Dunstable-based operator’s new employee ownership trust (EOT) owning the majority of the business.
Building materials and construction firm Tarmac UK has reached a major milestone in its commitment to shift its entire fleet to Euro-6 standards by the end of this year.