Doug Bloch, Teamsters Joint Council 7 Political Director, discusses serious worker health and safety concerns at Taylor Farms in Tracy, Calif. Teamsters and Taylor Farms workers have been protesting at Chipotle around the country. Taylor Farms is a supplier to Chipotle. Listen here to find out more.
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(WASHINGTON) – For the second time in a month, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters protested at Chipotle locations nationwide this week to demand that Chipotle hold its produce supplier Taylor Farms accountable for egregious health and labor violations.
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(SAN FRANCISCO) – A group of Taylor Farms employees and advocates from Working Partnerships USA, the Consumer Federation of California, HEAL Food Alliance and the Teamsters protested today to call on Chipotle Mexican Grill to hold its supplier Taylor Farms accountable for health and safety violations. The action took place outside a Chipotle on Fourth Street in San Francisco, Calif.
(LOS ANGELES) – Hundreds of Teamsters and allies from Working Partnerships USA and Jobs with Justice protested outside Chipotle Mexican Grills across the country last week to educate consumers about food safety issues with Taylor Farms, a supplier to Chipotle.