Insights from the UK and beyond
How’s the postal service in your area?
After weeks of regional disruption, a national postal strike now looms.
The Communication Workers Union accuses managers of bullying and harassment in the drive for modernisation. Managers accuse the workers of being obstructive and bloody-minded.
Meanwhile nimbler competitors, who do not have to provide the one-price-goes-anywhere service, make gains and big clients like the Internet shopping services withdraw their custom.
What’s the postal service like in your area? Do you think the union has a good case for a strike?