Coca-Cola Alliance introduced to IUF African Regional Conference

Oct. 31, skype video technology was used to present the work of the global Coca-Cola Workers Alliance to the IUF African Regional Conference.

Precarious Work, Workplace rights issues discussed by IUF Team and Coca-Cola Global Management

October 7, a team of Coca-Cola union representatives led by IUF General Secretary Ron Oswald met Coca-Cola Director Global Workplace Rights Ed Potter and his team in Atlanta to discuss global labour relations at Coca-Cola, specific cases from countries were abuses were reported, and, in particular, the issue of precarious employment.

South Africa: Coca-Cola Sabco Plans to Retrench 300 More

BEFORE the start of a bleak Christmas season there will be retrenchments at Coca-Cola Sabco plants and units.
Coca-Cola Sabco notified the Food And Allied Workers Union (FAWU) on the 9th October 2008 that they intend to lay off 300 workers across their plants and units throughout South Africa by end of October.

Online-Survey: Will the global financial crisis hit Coke workers?

The global financial crisis hits not only banks. As consumers are worried about their savings and businesses lack access to credit, a global recession is feared, and companies can get into real difficulties..
On the other hand, companies might want to use the current panic to implement cuts in labour cost that they had long been contemplating under the pretext of economic turmoil.
At Coca-Cola, we already see examples of both versions of behaviour.
Will the global crisis impact on workers at Coke in your country? Click Here to take survey

Coca-Cola Workers met in port city of Durban, South Africa

Nearly 600 Coca-Cola System workers met in the port city of Durban in the east coast of South Africa on the 27th September 2008.

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