Crunch talks on 10% pay demand

November 2003
Cabinet Maker;11/28/2003, Issue 5366, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the demand for salary increase by the GMB labor union in the furniture manufacturing sector in Great Britain. Terms of the National Labor Agreement; Reduction of working hours; Improvement of overtime and shift premiums.


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