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Polish Amcor employees show their muscle with new demonstration

Friday 25 May 2018

The employees of three plants located in Poland, owned by international packaging giant Amcor Limited, who are organised in the Graphical Trade Union (400 members) demonstrated today in front of Amcor Specialty Cartons Łódź, their support for ongoing pay negotiations. Since April this year, the pay negotiations initiated by ZZP in Amcor have been underway….

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Congress of OPZZ-ZZP

Tuesday 22 May 2018

The congress of the Graphical trade union OPZZ-ZZP took place in Zakopane, Poland on 19-20 May 2018. During the congress a new Executive Committee of ten members has been elected for a mandate of four years. Three of them are from the recently organised companies Amcor, Smurfit Kappa and MPS. Czeslawa Sonta, has been re-elected…

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UNI Europa increasing trade union influence in Sofidel, Lucart and Tronchetti

Wednesday 21 February 2018

A UNI Europa Graphical and Packaging transnational trade union coordination meeting concerning three Italian based tissue multinational companies: Sofidel, Lucart and Tronchetti, took place in Florence on 12-13 February 2018. In total, twenty colleagues from Belgium, Italy, France, Spain, Poland and UK attended this meeting. At the end of the meeting the participants adopted an…

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New beginnings beckon Amcor as workers organise and negotiations start

Tuesday 20 February 2018

Last week, over 100 employees of the Amcor factories in Łódź, Poland demonstrated their support for the beginning of negotiations between trade union and the company’s management on issues raised by the workers. More than 100 employees of Amcor and members of the Graphical Trade Union gathered in front of Amcor factories demonstrating their support…

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