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KFC cock-a-hoop as it brings back Bidvest after delivery ‘fowl-up’

KFC cock-a-hoop as it brings back Bidvest after delivery ‘fowl-up’

Fast food chain KFC has agreed a partial return to its old logistics supplier in the wake of the chicken shortage that forced the temporary closure of hundreds of UK branches. The QSR giant was said to have lost more than £1m a day in sales after the issue last month, which occurred when it

‘KFC workers shouldn’t suffer for shocking board-level decision’

The union that claims it warned KFC against switching chicken delivery supplier has urged the chain and its new logistics partner DHL not to make workers “suffer” for the fiasco. GMB, Britain’s general union, said the “shocking board-level decision” to award the contract to DHL had already cost 255 jobs at former delivery company Bidvest,

Union ‘warned’ KFC against switching delivery suppliers as it brands kitchen crisis an ‘absolute cock-up’

KFC’s decision to swap the supplier that delivers chicken to its restaurants was today branded “bird-brained” by trade union GMB as it emerged that some 750 of the chain’s UK branches remain closed. Bosses at KFC insist the firm is “working flat out” to get stores back up and running again after turning away customers

Full steam ahead for Virgin Trains’ warewashing operation

Logistics giant DHL has been given the task of refreshing the on-board dining proposition for passengers using Virgin Trains and that has meant getting every aspect of the catering experience right. FEJ looks at how the replacement of heavy duty warewashing equipment at four of its main service centres has bolstered capacity and saved it

DHL dares to become foodservice ‘disruptor’ as it forges landmark industry alliance

Compass Group’s UK division has forged a “strategic partnership” with logistics giant DHL that they claim will create a new force in the global foodservices market. The move will accelerate the growth of DHL’s foodservice offering, with the firm describing the venture as a “major new disruptor” in the market. Compass and DHL will work