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Nestlé India unions win recognition and wage bargaining rights 04/01/2010 - 15:04

In a major win in the closing weeks of 2009, unions representing more than 1,200 workers at Nestlé India’s factories in Moga, Ponda and Bicholim signed collective bargaining agreements on wages and benefits for the first time - marking a major achievement in their year-long struggle for the right to wage bargaining. The agreements also include wage scales and wage information that previously were declared ‘secret’ by management.

Nestlé Indonesia Continues to Deny SBNIP Wage Bargaining Rights! 20/04/2010 - 09:12

The Union of Nestlé Indonesia Workers in the Nescafé factory in Panjang, SBNIP, has been the recognised representative of workers in the Panjang factory and Nestlé's negotiating counterpart since 2000.

In late 2007, the union put forward proposals for the 2008-2009 CBA, including negotiated wages (instead of the paternalistically imposed annual wage increases), which were clearly not to the liking of management.

Nestle Joint Trade Union Newsletter - Unite, GMB, Usdaw 12/03/2012 - 12:21

The UK trade unions at Nestlé have issued a newsletter highlighting the ongoing conflicts at Nestlé in Indonesia and Pakistan and the need for support.

Nestlé Morocco workers celebrate May Day 06/05/2013 - 00:00

Members of the Moroccan Union of Workers (UMT) at Nestlé Morocco march through the streets of El Jadida on May Day.


Nestlé Nicaragua - pressure on women workers, high rate of job-related injuries 08/05/2012 - 17:42

Workers at Nestlé Nicaragua, most of whom are women, complain that continuous pressure on the workforce is producing a continuous rise in occupational illnesses and injuries. 

Nestlé Pakistan attempts to blackmail workers challenging precarious jobs regime into renouncing their rights 05/12/2011 - 15:49

'Give up your rights, now and forever!'


Nestlé Pakistan continues to flout the law - human resources boss in high court for serial violations of reinstatement orders! 10/02/2012 - 11:20

The human resources manager at Nestlé's Kabirwala dairy factory has been ordered to appear before the Punjab High Court on February 15 for repeatedly showing contempt for court orders to reinstate the unfairly terminated President of the Nestlé Kabirwala Workers Action Committee, Ashfaq Butt.

Nestlé Perugina: Bye-bye “generational pact” 02/10/2012 - 23:00

Nestlé's proposed "generational pact" with older workers to facilitate the employment of their children (strictly on a part-time basis) has been taken off the bargaining table following an agreement reached on September 6 between the union committee, the trade unions and the company.

Nestlé Russia violates trade union rights in sale of Barnaul chocolate factory 09/02/2011 - 16:45

On 18 December 2010 Nestlé Russia announced the sale of its Altai confectionary plant, located in Barnaul in Central Russia. The workforce – who are part of the sale – were informed the previous day.

Nestlé to enter partnership with Chinese confectionery company Hsu Fu Chi 14/07/2011 - 14:51

Nestlé has announced that it has entered into a partnership agreement with the founding family of Singapore-listed Hsu Fu Chi, a leading manufacturer and distributor of confectionery products in China.

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