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GMB PAY & SICKNESS BULLETIN

Posted: 27th January 2020

Bulletin No 1 January 2020

GMB PAY & SICKNESS BULLETIN

Dear Members

 

Pay Claim 2020

The GMB Union has submitted this year’s pay claim following the feedback from the pay surveys. A national meeting was attended by GMB reps from their respective regions, to reflect, and articulate the views and aspirations of our members.…

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11-12-19

Posted: 11th December 2019

We have been made aware by DC2 management that due to a spike in absences during peak that the company are scrutinising for potential pattern forming and will take action if there is evidence that an absence is not genuine.

They have also stated the current absence levels are putting the operation at risk during…

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DC2 UPDATE 23-10-19

Posted: 23rd October 2019

DC2 UPDATE 23-10-19

There is now an additional hours commitment box in the foyer for team members to place their extra hour commitment forms in.

The company has stated that there is the opportunity for an additional 75 team members to work extra hours per weekend day whilst recruitment is ongoing.

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WILKO DISTRIBUTION – BALLOT RESULT

Posted: 18th October 2019

Bulletin No 23 October 2019

WILKO DISTRIBUTION – BALLOT RESULT

Dear Members GMB members at Magor and Worksop Distribution Centres have voted to accept the Wilko improved offer.

The result of the workplace ballots is:

63% To Accept

37% To Reject

There was 1 spoilt paper

There was an 80% turnout that voted.

The strike…

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7 DAY WORKING UPDATE – 23rd May 2019

Posted: 24th May 2019

7 DAY WORKING UPDATE – 23rd May 2019

The company have met with GMB this week in a last ditch attempt to avert a ballot for industrial action and reach a consensus in regard to 7 day deliveries and the frequency of weekend working for DC members.

GMB again acknowledged Wilko’s need/desire to deliver to…

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