Fears over job losses at brewery giant depots

UNIONS are seeking assurances on the jobs of their members in depots including Manchester after Carlsberg revealed it plans to transfer its logistics operations to DHL Tradeteam during 2017 and 2018 so that it can focus on core beer and brewing.

The proposal to outsource will impact jobs of the employees directly involved with porterage and secondary logistics activities, the brewing company said.

Carlsberg, which has depots in Northampton and Bourne employs 1,800 people in the UK, roughly 900 of whom work in ... For the full story register now for free or login below...