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.
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
The New Zealand Meat Workers Union (MWU) has over 1300 workers in AFFCO meat plants located in the North Island: Moerewa, Horotiu (near Hamilton), Rangiuru (near Te...Read Article