Las Vegas Review-Journal Op-ed: The Culinary union's latest scorched earth tactic against Station Casinos

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
By Sean P. Redmond, Executive Director, Labor Policy
If you shop for Friday night provisions at Trader Joe’s, you may have noticed protests and secretly placed fliers urging you not to purchase six packs of Josephsbrau, Black Toad Ale or Stockyard Oatmeal Stout. That’s because those beers are made by the Gordon Biersch Brewing Company, which has become a target in a longstanding labor dispute between the Culinary union and Station Casinos.
The Culinary recently launched its “Trumper Joe’s” campaign demanding that Trader Joe’s stop selling beer brewed by Gordon Biersch. According to the union’s press release, “Trumper Joe’s” is a year long, nationwide campaign... Read more...