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Monday 16 January 2017 loc: GB

Strike

Diageo staff vote for strike action

Staff at Diageo have voted to take industrial action in a dispute over pensions, which could impact its operations across Scotland, Northern Ireland and Cheshire in the run up to Christmas.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Venezuela faces beer drought

Venezuela could soon entirely run out of beer as workers at the country’s largest brewer have gone on strike over a long-running pay dispute.

Friday, July 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

French strike in defence of on-job drinking

While most strikes are over pay or conditions, French rail workers went on strike this week in defence of two colleagues caught drinking on the job.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Carling workers vote in favour of strikes

Employees at the Molson Coors brewery in Burton-on-Trent have voted in favour of strike action, in a dispute over pay and conditions.

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 No Comments »

Unite union to ballot Carling workers

Unite, the country’s largest union, is to ballot employees at Molson-Coors in Burton-on-Trent over possible strike action.

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

South African strikes not connected to wine industry

South Africa’s Western Cape has been rocked by violent protests by fruit farm workers demanding higher wages but no wine producers appear to be affected at this time.

Thursday, January 10th, 2013 No Comments »

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