LOS ANGELES -- Supermarket chains in southern California have agreed to move a larger portion of their janitorial staffs in-house, bucking a long-term national trend toward increasing use of subcontractors. In addition, all chains agreed to pay janitors union wages and, when third parties are used, to use only subcontractors who agree to pay union-level wages and benefits. The new contracts cover employees of Service Employees International Union Local 1877, which represents 22,000 ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.