Teamsters Local 812 filed a fifth unfair labor practice charge against Budweiser distributor Clare Rose on Thursday.
Striking beer delivery drivers in Long Island rallied outside Blue Point Brewery on Saturday, calling on the brewers' distributor to end labor abuses. Clare Rose, whose workers are on strike over wage and pension cuts, is the sole distributor of Blue Point products on Long Island.
Teamster members, union allies and supporters are protesting Shore Point Distributing's lockout of its workers, as are Shore Point's retail customers.
An ongoing strike following Long Island beer distributor Clare Rose to the nation's capital today.
New York Newsday: The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, which represents 1.4 million members, Thursday issued its support for Teamsters Local 812 in its strike against East Yaphank beer distributor Clare Rose.
(WASHINGTON) – The International Brotherhood of Teamsters and its 1.4 million members in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico fully support Teamsters Local 812 members on strike at Clare Rose in New York.
The workers who deliver, sell, and merchandise Budweiser, Heineken, and other beer products to Nassau and Suffolk Counties walked the picket line today, largely stopping distribution on Long Island.