Boston Blue Bottle Coffee Workers Vote to Unionize

Boston Blue Bottle Coffee Workers Vote to Unionize

Workers at Boston-area Blue Bottle Coffee locations overwhelmingly voted to unionize, with a 38-4 result favoring unionization. This move follows a petition to the National Labor Relations Board and a temporary walk-out. The newly formed Blue Bottle Independent Union (BBIU) argues that current wages do not meet basic living needs and accuses the Nestlé-owned company of disregarding worker welfare. Blue Bottle has expressed commitment to engage in good faith negotiations and respect the unionization decision, emphasizing their respect for team members' rights and dedication.

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