Page 76 of 76 FirstFirst ... 2666747576
Results 751 to 754 of 754
Like Tree312Likes

Thread: Walmart Central

  1. #751
    Taking A Stand!!!

    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Local Union
    492
    Employer
    ABF
    Location
    Albuquerque, NM
    Posts
    35,939
    Rep Power
    841

    Default Re: Walmart Central

    Some Walmart employees get raises, others to lose their jobs

    We have one Sam's club that I know of in ABQ but I shop at Costco. Not sure how this will affect us but ABQ cannot afford anymore layoffs.

    NEW YORK (AP) — For some Walmart employees, the day brought news of a pay raise. Others learned they were out of a job.

    Walmart said Thursday that it is boosting its starting salary for U.S. workers and handing out bonuses. The announcement came as the company also confirmed it is closing dozens of Sam's Club warehouse stores — a move that a union-backed group estimated could cost thousands of jobs.

    The world's largest private employer said it was closing 63 of its 660 Sam's Clubs over the next weeks, with some shut already. Up to 12 are being converted into e-commerce distribution centers, the company said.

    It did not disclose how many people would lose their jobs, but said some workers may be placed at other Walmart locations. Making Change at Walmart, a campaign backed by the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, estimates that 150 to 160 people work at each Sam's Club store, meaning the closures could affect about 10,000 people.
    Some Walmart employees get raises, others to lose their jobs | National | union-bulletin.com
    Last edited by ABFwife; 5 Days Ago at 09:54 AM.

  2. #752
    Retired !

    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Local Union
    107
    Employer
    Retired - New Penn
    Location
    South Jersey
    Posts
    11,488
    Rep Power
    289

    Default Re: Walmart Central

    WallyWorld is doing it again.
    More layoffs, but adding lower paid jobs to replace them.
    Walmart is cutting thousands of store manager positions and adding new lower-paid positions, Bloomberg reports.
    The retailer is removing 3,500 salaried co-managers and adding 1,700 assistant store managers.
    The managers whose jobs are cut will be able to apply for other positions.
    Walmart firing managers report - Business Insider

  3. #753
    I Am Rocking Now

    Join Date
    May 2008
    Local Union
    81
    Employer
    Retired; OHFL
    Location
    Oregon
    Posts
    1,703
    Rep Power
    265

    Default Re: Walmart Central

    https://ky.aflcio.org/news/walmarts-bait-and-switch

    Walmart’s bait-and-switch didn’t surprise Bill Londrigan, president of the Kentucky State AFL-CIO.

    “This is the second huge corporation to pull this stunt,” he said.

    Right after Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon announced that the country's largest retailer was boosting wages for new hires to $11 an hour and giving some hourly workers one-time bonuses of up to $1,000, the company added a Lt. Colombo-like, "One more thing" -- we’re closing a bunch of Sam's stores nationwide, some without advance notice.

    AT&T, Londrigan recalled, "promised bonuses, then laid off thousands.”

    McMillon said the raises and bonuses are a direct result of the GOP tax cuts. “The billionaire class is trying desperately to give Congress and the liar-in-chief cover for passing the biggest tax giveaway to the rich and their corporations in history while sticking it to everyone that works for a living,” Londrigan said. "Oh, well, we told you so.”
    Attached Images Attached Images
    fxstc07 likes this.

  4. #754
    Scab Hating Union Thug

    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Local Union
    222
    Employer
    YRC
    Location
    Utah
    Posts
    23,747
    Rep Power
    1108

    Default Re: Walmart Central

    Quote Originally Posted by RedRollingRoadblock View Post
    The "I told you so" moments seem to be a regular occurrence these days.

    Sent from my SM-J327T using Tapatalk

 

 
Page 76 of 76 FirstFirst ... 2666747576

LinkBacks (?)

  1. 05-09-2014, 11:12 AM
  2. 07-11-2013, 11:56 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323