Trades Union Congress

Unilever 'may sell' its spreads brands Flora, Stork and Bertolli after the failed Kraft Heinz bid

Unilever ‘to sell’ spreads brands after review

By Matt Atherton

Unilever may sell its Flora, Stork and Bertolli brands as part of its comprehensive review, according to reports, prompting the GMB union to urge the manufacturer to avoid a cost-cutting “slash and burn” policy.

Twinings Tea

Unions urge govt to probe "disgraceful" Twinings fund

By Ben Bouckley

The Trades Union Congress has written to business secretary Vince Cable asking him to investigate whether Twinings received EU funds to “relocate” production from the UK to a new Polish factory, given that UK jobs could be lost as a result.


GMB to launch strike ballot at Bakkavör Pizza, Harrow

By Elaine Watson

Industrial action at Bakkavör’s pizza plant in Harrow moved one step closer today as staff voted overwhelmingly in favour of rejecting the firm's latest pay offer and pledged to conduct a strike ballot.