Usdaw statement on Tesco's trading announcement
08 January 2015
Following today’s announcement by Dave Lewis, Chief Executive of Tesco, Usdaw has pledged to support and represent its members as Tesco embarks on its strategy to re-build and transform the business.
New Year greetings from Usdaw
30 December 2014
I would like to wish you and your family health, hope and happiness for the coming year.
The closure of the Westwick Heinz factory in Norfolk is devastating news says Usdaw
20 December 2014
David Gill - Usdaw National Officer says:
"Confirmation of the closure is devastating news for our members, their families and the wider community, particularly just before Christmas.
Mr X and the Missing £370,000
18 December 2014
The Pensions Ombudsman recently published a case that relates to "pension liberation" or "pension scams".
Open letter from Usdaw calling for respect for shopworkers ahead of the last weekend before Christmas
16 December 2014
I would like to wish your readers a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year. For many this is always an exciting time, but we know it can be frantic trying to get everything ready for the big day.
European Court will give an initial opinion on the Woolworths and Ethel Austin case on 5 February
05 December 2014
The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has announced that an Advocate General will publish an opinion on, Thursday 5 February 2015, about the case Usdaw made on behalf of Woolworths and Ethel Austin members.
Scottish Widows - Women and Retirement 2014
20 November 2014
How do women in Britain approach financial planning for retirement?
Over 300 shopworkers are assaulted every day according to a new Usdaw survey
10 November 2014
Trade union leader John Hannett has called for respect for shopworkers after interim results of an Usdaw survey show that in the last twelve months over 300 frontline retail staff were assaulted every day, just for doing their job.
Usdaw gives evidence to the Low Pay Commission for an increase in the minimum wage
06 November 2014
The shopworkers trade union Usdaw will be giving evidence today to the Low Pay Commission for a significant increase in the adult rate of the National Minimum Wage from October 2015 to over £7 an hour.
Usdaw concerned by Dairy Crest proposal to sell their milk business to Müller Wiseman
06 November 2014
Usdaw has reacted with concern to today’s announcement by Dairy Crest that it has agreed to sell its dairies operations to Müller. The sale is conditional on the approval of the relevant competition authorities.