Last July, members of Local 1101 of the International Assn. of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) marched into a dealership showroom in northern California. Strikes wreak havoc with dealership operations. With bullhorn in hand, the district’s director threatened to strike. The dealer told him to go ahead. The technicians filed outside and began picketing. The dealer came out and agreed to begin negotiations a few minutes later. It’s a tactic, known as marching, ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Labor Pains" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: email@example.com or phone: (248) 799-2642