(SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J.) – A group of 113 drivers at FedEx Freight’s South Brunswick, N.J., terminal voted today to join Teamsters Local 701. The vote was 66 to 42.
In the October issue of the Dairy Conference newsletter, read about the recently ratified Master Dairy Agreement, which covers more than 3,000 Teamsters at 25 local unions.
This edition of the Tankhaul newsletter discusses recent organizing victories and new regulations for drivers.
The October newsletter of the Warehouse Division covers topics including: the national Teamster campaign to organize and protect jobs in Sysco-US Foods merger; the Teamster-shareholder fight against excessive CEO pay and union-busting at McKesson; and recent Seattle warehouse contract victories.
In the October newsletter some of the topics included the union’s ongoing campaign to educate communities and governments about Republic Services’ toxic landfills, and an update on the challenging contract negotiations in Atlanta.
Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa joined The Bill Press Show to talk about Election Day, the candidates and why Teamsters are needed at the polls. See the video here.