In the wake of last year’s successful campaign to organize workers at IKEA’s U.S. facilities, the IAM is launching another international campaign, this time to extend the benefits of IAM membership to employees at the Jeld-Wen JW Corporation. JW is the world’s third-largest manufacturer of doors and windows with operations in 21 countries and every […]
Former IAM District 9 Directing Business Representative and true trade unionist James M. Bagwell of Florissant, MO, passed away in late June at the age of 79. “Jim Bagwell will be remembered as an outstanding labor leader and friend to all workers,” said IAM Midwest Territory General Vice President Philip J. Gruber. Bagwell, a 61-year […]
Support Jeld-WEN Workers To support the struggle for Jeld-WEN justice, please visit their Facebook site JeldWenJustice and “like” their campaign. To show your support for Jeld-WEN workers attempting to form a union and join the IAM, please sign the pledge at http://www.goiam.org/jeldwen/ via Jeld Wen – 21st Century Labor Union – IAMAW.