First Union Archives - Inside Retail

Council of Trade Unions delivers fair pay guidelines

Union group delivers six guidelines to ensure fair pay agreements.

The Warehouse agrees to pay living wage

Decision to impact 7000 members if approved by union members.

Countdown, Farmers, Warehouse staff strike for living wage

Workers gathered near Westfield’s St Lukes shopping centre in Auckland.

Cotton On workers strike over “wage theft”

Cotton On denies allegations that it deliberately underpaid workers.

Farmers staff go on strike

Staff strike over department store’s refusal to pay a living wage.

Bunnings offers living wage to workers

Bunnings lifts base pay rates by $2 per hour.

Smiths City to pay Living Wage

Smiths City to pay workers at least $20.55 an hour from October.

Bunnings strike action gains momentum nationwide

Bunnings responds that it does not “flagrantly chop and change”.

Whopping number of workers to strike across NZ

Disruption for Christmas shoppers is expected.

Protest at Westfield Mall

Store owner refuses to settle collective agreement with workers.

Union targets South Island retailers

Retail workers union recruiting workers at Pak’n Save and New World.

Bunnings national strike extends to Wellington

Strike wave travels through retail sector.