Marks & Spencer offers truckers £2,000 sign-up bonus to beat shortage

Marks and Spencer's Westfield store

Marks & Spencer is to award HGV drivers a £2,000 sign-on bonus as it seeks to address a shortage of hauliers that has hit the retail industry.

The sum is twice as much as that offered to new drivers by Tesco and forms part of a package comprising incentives totalling up to £5,000.

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