Fresh food workers win right to bargain!

NUW members have had another victory in the supermarket supply-chain, forcing Costa - Australia's biggest horticultural producer - to the bargaining table.

Read more here: Historic win for low-paid farm workers at supermarket supplier

The horticultural industry is known for its low wages and tough conditions. Costa are part-owners of Polar Fresh, where members this week also had an important win for secure employment. Many workers in the supermarket supply-chain experience low-paid, insecure work, as well as extreme levels of exploitation and intimidation as reported in last years Four Corners Slaving Away. Now NUW members are standing together for respect and a fair go.