Kroger’s grocery workers are assaulted on the job. They are verbally abused. They are dying from COVID. Meanwhile, Kroger is making billions in profit. Now, in a third city, Kroger is going to close stores to fight a local hazard pay law.
Kroger is closing down two Ralphs and a Food 4 Less location in Los Angeles. These are profitable stores where 250 people work. They will all be fired or have their jobs dislocated. The folks at More Perfect Union are organizing UFCW 770 to fight back.