“There was already a degree of stress because of the pandemic and Brexit, they lost a lot of store pickers and drivers, but they’ve been coping. A strike is the last thing Tesco needs in the run-up to Christmas.”
Workers at 13 of its 22 depots have voted in favour of a revolt. They have rejected a 4pc pay rise offer and pointed to the retail price inflation figure of 6pc.
Think it’s all about to happen again? The 70s?