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Nabisco Workers Approve New Contract, Ending Weeks-Long Strike

HeadlineSep 20, 2021

In labor news, Nabisco workers in five states have ended a weeks-long strike after union members overwhelmingly approved a new contract that includes a 60-cent-an-hour annual wage increase for the next four years, a $5,000 bonus for all employees, and blocks proposed cuts to workers’ healthcare. Nabisco workers say they had been forced to work grueling 12- to 16-hour shifts during the pandemic, often including on weekends.

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