31,000 Workers at Stop & Shop Launch Strike

HeadlineApr 12, 2019

And 31,000 workers at the Stop & Shop grocery chain have launched a strike in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Stop & Shop’s parent company earned $2 billion in profits in 2018, but workers are being asked to accept cuts to their healthcare and pension benefits.

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