Archive: October, 2009

Roskam Certification Illustrates Democracy at Work

Posted by BCTGM - October 8, 2009 - Organizing

Just a year after Local 70 (Grand Rapids, Mich.) organized Roskam Baking Company’s new cereal plant in Grand Rapids, the company has voluntarily recognized the local union at its new candy manufacturing facility. In 2008, representatives from Local 70–which has had a decades-long relationship with the company at facilities throughout Michigan–approached Roskam management about voluntarily [...]

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