Food Workers' Union Authorizes a Strike of Stop & Shop Grocery Stores in the New York City Metro Area
If you haven't done your grocery shopping yet, now might be the time to stock up. On Monday at roughly 7:30 p.m., workers of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 1500 authorized a strike of Stop & Shop supermarket, which employs 5,500 workers represented by the union. The strike would shut down stores on Long Island, New York City, Westchester, Putnam, and Duchess counties.
@UFCW1500 Gathering at Nassau County UFCW Local 1500 strike authorization meeting.