• Amazon Likely Has Enough Votes To Stop Alabama Warehouse Union Effort

    26 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Amazon looks likely to defeat efforts by warehouse workers in Bessemer, Alabama, to unionize, according to numbers released from an ongoing vote count. According to CNBC , more than two-thirds of the ballots have been counted by the National Labor Relations Board as of Friday, showing that Amazon has surpassed the 1,608 votes necessary to defeat the effort. About 700 workers voted to join the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union. Union representatives confirmed to CNBC that there were still about 500 challenged ballots that were not counted yet. In a statement , the Retail...
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  • Amazon Union Drive in Alabama Fails Amid Union-Busting Controversies

    Amazon Union Drive in Alabama Fails Amid Union-Busting Controversies

    26 days ago - By Observer

    The tally, 1,798 to 738, represents a victory for Amazon after months of intense battles both at the Alabama warehouse where the vote took place and in the larger political sphere.
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