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Teamsters set to defend jobs in distribution

The Teamsters union said Coca-Cola Co.'s (KO) plans to buy the North American business of bottler Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) could bring big changes in distribution to retailers like 7-Eleven and cut thousands of jobs in the soft drink industry in North America.

Triunfo de NGG y la estabilidad laboral

Después de duras negociaciones, el Sindicato de Trabajadores de la Alimentación y la Gastronomía de Alemania (NGG),alcanzó a un acuerdo con la principal productora de refrescos de Alemania, la embotelladora de Coca Cola CCEAG.

Alemania - Coca Cola: ¡No nos van a llevar como borregos al matadero!

CCEAG perdió la penúltima oportunidad de arribar una solución pacífica -- declaró Claus-Harald Guester, Vicepresidente del Sindicato de Trabajadores de la Alimentación y la Gastronomía de Alemania (NGG), afiliada a la UITA, y principal integrante del grupo de negociación con CCEAG, embotelladora alemana de Coca Cola, después de la séptima ronda de negociaciones sobre estabilidad laboral en Coca Cola Alemania.

Coca-Cola Workers Alliance calls for organising permanent and casual workers in the soft drinks sector

"FAWU members and ABI workers' demands for quality and permanent jobs to be retained and expanded are reasonable and noble (…) We demand from ABI Management to engage in sincere and genuine negotiations with FAWU with a view to concluding an agreement on issues in dispute and to undertake not to victimize workers who were on strike and shop stewards for their union role during the strike after the strike is over”.

This was the position adopted by the second Coca-Cola Alliance Steering Committee meeting in a special resolution on the situation at SAB-owned ABI, a Coca-Cola bottler in South Africa, where workers were on strike for more than 7 weeks for better wages and against casual employment. The strike was subsequently settled February 9, 2010.

US: Coke Contract Ratified for Over 500 in New England

The RWDSU, one of the IUF's affiliates in the United States representing Coca-Cola workers, reports ratification of a new collective bargaining agreement after difficult but successful bargaining for over 500 Coca-Cola workers in New England.

3000 join protest march in South Africa, while 76 workers remain in prison after 1 stone thrown

As part of intensifying the strike action at ABI Coke, COSATU General Secretary, Comrade Zwelinzima Vavi addressed a protest rally, following a march to SAB Ltd offices in Sandton, by striking workers of ABI Coke and workers of SAB beer and other Coca Cola bottling companies at 14h00 on 11th January 2010.

Mass arrests of striking FAWU members

More than 100 protesting FAWU members have been arrested in Midland and Develand January 5 and 6. The workers have been on strike since December 22 for better wages, better working schedules, and against the increasing use of outsourcing and labour brokers at ABI, the Soft Drink division of SAB Ltd in South Africa

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