First Starbucks Employee Union Created

First Starbucks Employee Union Created
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After a long battle between employees and the world’s largest coffee company, the first Starbucks workers union was finally voted on. Of the 8,000 coffee shops that the company has in the United States, three of them applied separately to be part of the SEIU union .

First Starbucks Employee Union CreatedAsael Peña vía Unsplash

Only two of them were able to achieve their goal. The Buffalo, New York branch this week became the first to join a union, these types of actions represent important steps for the union movement in the United States.

The vote count was broadcast live by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and after two hours of deliberation, the employees celebrated a victory.

“We hope that after this, Starbucks will stop their…

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