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Massachusetts Trader Joe's becomes first store to unionize

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A Trader Joe's location in Hadley, Massachusetts, has become the first-ever store to unionize. The National Labor Relations Board confirmed to ABC News that the employees voted for a union and counted the votes on Thursday. The group of workers calls itself TraderJoe's United. Two other Trader Joe't locations have also launched unionizing efforts.
2 months ago·Boston, United States

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The GuardianThe Guardian

Trader Joe’s store in Massachusetts becomes first to unionize

The supermarket chain is the latest major company where workers, who passed the vote 45-31, have unionized

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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abc Newsabc News

Employees at a Trader Joe’s store in Massachusetts have voted to unionize; 1st of the grocery chain’s locations to do so

Employees at a Trader Joe’s store in Massachusetts have voted to unionize; 1st of the grocery chain’s locations to do so

2 months ago·United States
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1st Trader Joe's union approved at Massachusetts store

Employees at a Trader Joe’s supermarket in Massachusetts on Thursday became the latest workers at a major company to approve a labor union. The store in Hadley, about 80 miles (129 kilometers) west of Boston, is the first Trader Joe’s with an employees union, although workers at two other company locations have initiated unionization efforts.

2 months ago·United States
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New York TimesNew York Times

Trader Joe’s workers at a Massachusetts store form a union, a milestone in the chain.

It is the only one of the company’s more than 500 stores with a formal union, but similar moves are afoot elsewhere.

2 months ago·New York, United States
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The Washington PostThe Washington Post

Trader Joe’s workers vote to unionize for the first time

The union’s victory in western Massachusetts follows a wave of successful union drives this year at high-profile employers that have long evaded unionization.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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CBS NewsCBS News

Trader Joe's workers vote yes to first unionized store

A Hadley, Massachusetts, store will be the first unionized location at the 500-store grocery store chain.

2 months ago·New York, United States
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