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SACCAWU threaten to refuse to handle MTN goods unless striking workers demands are met

CURRENT STRIKE BY CWU MEMBERS AT MTN We have observed that CWU members, employed at MTN, have now been on a protracted strike for more than a month. We have noted that CWU members have been prepared to sacrifice their earnings in order take protected strike action to win their demands which is indicative of their determination to both defend …

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SACCAWU Masswarehouse Wage Agreement a victory for workers!

WAGE & CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT BETWEEN MASSWAREHOUSE T/A MAKRO SA and SOUTH AFRICAN COMMERCIAL, CATERING AND ALLIED WORKERS UNION (SACCAWU) Wherein the Company and the Union (the parties) have entered into a negotiation process and record their agreement in the following terms; 1. SALARY REVIEW All permanent employees within the bargaining unit with at least twelve months of service …

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SACCAWU SUBMISSION ON THE REVIEW OF SD 9 (WHOLESALE AND RETAIL SECTOR)

The Union welcomes the opportunity to make submissions towards the review of Sectoral Determination 9 as the scope of the Determination in question covers hundreds of thousands of vulnerable workers in the wholesale and retail sector. The Union notes that Sectoral Determination 9 was introduced in February 2003 and is informed by provisions of Section 54 of the Basic Conditions …

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STRIKING WORKERS MEMORANDUM TO SUN INTERNATIONAL

1 NOVEMBER 2013 SACCAWU MEMORANDUM TO THE SUN INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT  We the members of SACCAWU; joined by other progressive organs of Civil Society in our common struggle for social emancipation which includes driving the decent work agenda as one of our key immediate priorities; are gathered here today to demonstrate our support for fair and reasonable demands tabled by our …

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More than 4 000 Sun International South Africa (SISA) workers to take strike action

31 October 2013 More than 4 000 Sun International South Africa (SISA) workers to take strike action  After months of negotiations between SACCAWU and Sun International and the conclusion of the CCMA processes without resolution of the dispute, the Union was granted a certificate that allow members to embark on protected strike action. More than 4 000 SACCAWU members from …

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SACCAWU Strike at SPAR – KZN

1 August 2013 SACCAWU KZN CURRENT STRIKES At Some  Spar outlets  Members of the South African Commercial Catering and Allied Workers Union (SACCAWU) in KZN employed by Umlazi Mega Spar in Durban Local and Richmond Spar in Pietermaritzburg Local are currently embarking on wage strikes as a result of the refusal by both Spar stores to meet workers demands. Both …

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Pretoria Bargaining Council for Food retail, Restaurants, Catering and Allied Trades – Northern Region

 1 August 2013 Pretoria Bargaining Council for Food retail, Restaurants, Catering and Allied Trades This Bargaining Council cover more than 15 000 workers in its scope, with SACCAWU having 10 000 members. There are three Unions representing workers covered by this Council. These Unions have formed a joint co-ordinating committee that will lead and guide this strike and all three Unions will …

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Nedan Oil Strike – Northern Region

1 August 2013 Nedan Oil Strike – Northern Region This factory is based in Mokopane, in the Limpopo province. More than 200 of SACCAWU members will embark on strike action from the 1st of August. Workers demand an increase of R1550 for the lowest earning employment category to R1 100 for the highest earning category. This figures will bring the average …

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Nola Food Corp – Wits

1 August 2013 Nola Food Corp – Wits This is a factory based in Roodepoort where more than 200 of SACCAWU members has been on strike since the 25th of July and currently remain on strike. This Company processes and distributes cooking oil, margarine, rusks and pet food amongst others. Workers initially demanded an increase of 10.5% across the board, …

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Jack Snacks Strike – Mpumalanga

1 August 2013 Jack Snacks Strike – Mpumalanga This is a factory based in Nelspruit employing mainly women engaged in processing and distribution of Snacks, Pops, Maize & Corn Naks and Puffs. At this establishment there are no fix hours, nor any minimum wages. While we have secured a minimum of 180 hours per month in the negotiations prior to …

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