The EPMU's Food Industry is the section of the EPMU that represents 3000 New Zealand workers in areas including dairy, fruit and vegetable processing, sheep and beef processing, baking and brewing. Food manufacturing provides over a quarter of the total amount of full time employment in manufacturing.
The Government should drop its planned changes to employment law and adopt the recommendations of the parliamentary inquiry into manufacturing instead, says the Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union. The...Read Article
EPMU members at Tegel's New Plymouth plant have voted to accept a 7.25% pay rise over the next two and a half years, with most of the...Read Article
Goulds Fine Foods in Petone has closed its doors at a cost of 55 jobs. The company ceased operations yesterday and has informed the union it is currently...Read Article