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Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for December 18, 2014.
Teamsters, organic food consumers, supply chain workers and community leaders protested the unsustainable practices of United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) and its retail partner Whole Foods Market at UNFI’s annual shareholders meeting. The protestors informed UNFI shareholders and put management on notice that continued worker abuse and intimidation will not be tolerated.
Top leaders of the Transportation Division of the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers (SMART–TD) and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET), a division of the Teamsters Rail Conference, announced today that their organizations will be participating with four other rail unions in coordinated bargaining in the upcoming round of national negotiations.
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