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Amazon Germany distribution centres go on strike

Monday 22 September 2014 | 14:23 CET | News
Workers at Amazon in Germany began two days of strikes 22 September at four of the internet giant's German distribution centres, Deutsche Welle reports. Germany's Verdi union said employees at Amazon's largest European logistics center in Bad Hersfeld would be the first to walk off the job, followed by workers in Leipzig, Graben and Rheinberg. The strike will last until the night of 23 September. Unions claim Amazon denies its employees the right to collectively bargain and are calling for higher wages from the company. For more than a year, Amazon and the Verdi union have been locked in an

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Companies: Amazon
Countries: Germany
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