H&M retail workers at Melbourne Square Mall seek to unionize

This would be the first recognized union of H&M employees in Florida.

By McKenna Schueler

Sales workers at a Central Florida H&M store have kicked off an organizing campaign and have asked their employer to voluntarily recognize their union, according to a petition filed with the National Labor Relations Board earlier this month. According to the petition, 19 hourly sales and visual associates at the retail clothing store would be eligible to join the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW), a labor union which currently represents H&M workers at 15 store locations in New York, along with other H&M stores unionized in Canada and Europe...

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