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Unilever, Kraft Heinz and swimming with sharks 27-02-2017

It took only 48 hours for Unilever to fight off a USD 143 billion Kraft Heinz takeover bid; the shock waves will reverberate far longer at Unilever and beyond. By using Kraft Heinz as the vehicle to swallow whole a far larger company, private equity investors 3G Capital - the driving force at Kraft Heinz, AB InBev and Burger King - have again demonstrated the scale of their imprint on the food industry and 'fast-moving consumer goods' sector as a whole.
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Uberizing logistics? 07-11-2016

Joint commitment on preventing sexual harassment at Unilever 27-01-2016

The IUF and IndustriAll, the international unions representing workers at the global food and home and personal products manufacturer Unilever, have signed a joint commitment with the company on preventing sexual harassment at Unilever workplaces.
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Solidarity wins reinstatement for Unilever Pakistan workers 06-07-2015

Collective bargaining negotiations in Omsk, Russia deadlocked once again 21-07-2014

FAWU on strike at two Unilever South Africa sites 28-01-2014

Unilever Omsk workers mobilize in fight for wage negotiations 15-01-2014

Everything is "sustainable" but employment? 30-10-2013

Agreement ends strike with improved compensation for outsourced Netherlands Unilever workers 15-04-2013

Outsourced Netherlands Unilever workers in week 5 of industrial action 28-03-2013

Rights agenda widens at global Unilever meetings/Precarious work continues to be rolled back 15-03-2013

Indonesia: union secures permanent jobs for 600 casuals at Unilever joint venture 02-03-2013

Outsourced Unilever workers in the Netherlands strike for decent transfer conditions - support them NOW! 28-02-2013

CEO Polman: ice cream business "doesn't need to be seasonal" 07-02-2013

More food disposals to come, says CEO Polman 07-12-2012

Women ice cream workers at Unilever Russia win union recognition, direct employment 03-09-2012

Tell Unilever human rights are not a matter of taste! 02-07-2012

Unilever Assam workers waiting for their rights: 5 years on and counting 31-05-2012

Financial euphoria, layoff contagion and collective bargaining 15-03-2012

Unilever workers and their unions protest in Rotterdam 20-02-2012

Global IUF/Unilever meeting explores employment & rights 23-11-2010

Unilever, IUF Settlement Resolves Conflict over Precarious Work at Lipton Pakistan 26-10-2009