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: 55% of Amazon workers voted in union drive at Alabama warehouse

More than 3,200 Amazon.com Inc. workers at an Alabama warehouse voted on whether to unionize, the results of which should be known in the coming days......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2021

Amazon faces a union fight in Staten Island, where warehouse workers are energized by the failed drive in Alabama

A group of workers at Amazon's Staten Island, New York, warehouse said Monday they had star.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytApr 20th, 2021

: Biden backs ‘vitally important’ union drive at Amazon warehouse in Alabama

Without specifically naming Amazon, Biden said in a video posted on Twitter Sunday that the organization effort "is vitally important" and urged workers to "make your voice heard.".....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 1st, 2021

Union accuses Amazon of illegally interfering with Alabama vote

The retail union that failed to organize Amazon workers at a Alabama warehouse wants the results to be thrown out, but a university .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneApr 19th, 2021

Union alleges Amazon pressured workers as it seeks to set aside warehouse vote

The Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union accused Amazon of intimidating staff to persuade them to reject unionization at an Alabama warehouse......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 19th, 2021

2 Amazon workers reveal why they voted against unionizing their Alabama warehouse

Two Amazon workers in Bessemer, Alab.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMar 30th, 2021

The New York Post: Marco Rubio backs Amazon union push, cites company’s ‘culture wars’

Amazon warehouse workers in Alabama got a surprise ally in US Sen. Marco Rubio, with the conservative lawmaker revealing on Friday that he supports their efforts to unionize......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2021

Amazon fights aggressively to defeat union drive in Alabama, fearing a coming wave

The union drive in Bessemer, Ala., has led to more than 1,000 unionization inquiries from Amazon workers across the country and explains the e-commerce giant's long-standing push to quell labor activism within its walls......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 9th, 2021

Inspired by Alabama’s union battle, Amazon workers elsewhere are considering organizing their own warehouses

The union drive in Bessemer, Ala., has led to more than 1,000 unionization inquiries from Amazon workers across the country and explains the e-commerce giant's long-standing push to quell labor activism within its walls......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 9th, 2021

Black Lives Matter helped inspire Amazon workers" push to unionize in Alabama, union president says

An estimated 85% of workers at Amazon's Bessemer, Alabama warehouse are Black. The unionization vote is taking place now. JD warehouse in Beijing. AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 1st, 2021

Biden hails Amazon workers pressing to unionize in Alabama in unusual sign of support

The president tweeted a video Sunday night calling out warehouse workers who are in the process of voting by mail to determine whether they will be represented by the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 1st, 2021

President Biden hails Amazon workers pressing to unionize in Alabama in unusual sign of support

The president tweeted a video Sunday night calling out workers in Alabama, where Amazon warehouse workers are in the process of voting by mail to determine whether they will be represented by the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 28th, 2021

Amazon reportedly told workers to "Vote NO" in a historic union election and to drop ballots in a USPS mailbox that recently appeared at their Alabama warehouse

Amazon workers told Vice they feel higher-ups directed them to mail ballots at the mailbox to "monitor us and gauge how many .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytFeb 24th, 2021

Amazon’s anti-union blitz stalks Alabama warehouse workers everywhere, even the bathroom

The stakes couldn’t be higher for the e-commerce giant, which is fighting the biggest labor battle in its history on U.S. soil......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 2nd, 2021

Amazon workers close to vote on forming union at Alabama warehouse, NYT says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallDec 22nd, 2020

Amazon warehouse workers in Alabama allowed to vote on unionization, NLRB rules

The National Labor Relations Board is pushing the e-commerce giant and the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union to agree to terms for a union election at the Bessemer, Ala., warehouse prior to a scheduled hearing Friday......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytDec 16th, 2020

Democratic Rep. Andy Levin says corporate America should support the PRO Act and "get excited about making money the old-fashioned way"

Levin co-sponsored the Protecting the Right to Organize Act, a landmark piece of legislation that would make it easier for workers to form unions. Rep. Andy Levin (D-MI) visited Amazon's warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, in March to meet with .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 15th, 2021

Amazon union vote fails in Alabama

A closely watched effort to unionize an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, failed Friday, in what amounts to major victory for the Seattle retailer. As federal officials counted votes Thursday night, observers noted the initiative appeared.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2021

: If a union can’t win at an Amazon warehouse in Alabama, what’s next for organized labor in the U.S.?

'They didn't want to mess with a good thing,' says one economist......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2021

The Amazon union vote failed. Two workers explain why they voted against unionizing.

Prior to the final results of the Amazon union vote coming in, we spoke to two employees about the reasons they voted no. An aerial.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 9th, 2021

Amazon employees in Alabama have voted against forming a union

The vote represents a major win for Amazon.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 9th, 2021