This previous summer time, as restaurant employees throughout America had been revolting towards working circumstances and wages with work stoppages and mass resignations, a small group of back-of-house employees at upmarket Texas-based juice chain JuiceLand sparked a strike that introduced the corporate to a standstill.
After an extended 12 months of working by the pandemic, and several other of coping with unresponsive administration, JuiceLand employees had sufficient in Might 2021. The strike started on Might 14 when, after a failed assembly with company management, 10 employees on the central manufacturing kitchen in Austin walked off the job. Inside per week, some 80 employees had joined within the work stoppage, leading to short-term closures throughout 9 places.
Staff concerned with the strike stated they needed the demonstration restricted to JuiceLand employees; they selected to not accomplice with an exterior union as a result of they needed to stay unbiased of out