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Think outside the box in pay dispute

Issue No. 2392

More than 2,000 Unite union members at around 50 box manufacturing sites are being balloted for strikes over pay. The Confederation of Paper Industries offered a 2013 pay rise of 2.9 percent. 

It represents big, profitable corrugated packaging firms including SAICA Pack UK Smurfit Kappa and DS Smith. The ballot closes on 11 March.


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Tue 25 Feb 2014, 18:25 GMT
Issue No. 2392
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