Union Workers at Austin Hormel Plant Scheduled to Vote on Final Offer from Company
Union workers at the Hormel plant in Austin, Minnesota are scheduled to vote on a final offer from the company tomorrow and Thursday. The current contract with the company expired on Sunday, September 10.
In a statement issued Sunday, the UFCW Local 663 bargaining committee unanimously recommended a "no" vote on the final offer by Hormel. The union said that the company refused to give workers appropriate wages and pensions despite record profits.
Last month, Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), reported results for the third quarter...
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