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.
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
The Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union (EPMU) was recently involved in a collective agreement settlement with AFFCO and says it's misleading and mischevious for the company to suggest...Read Article