Spot Coffee

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Brendan Keany
August 20, 2019 - 9:25 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Workers at Spot Coffee in the Buffalo area voted overwhelmingly in support of unionizing their workforce. The vote tally Tuesday was 43-6 in favor of organizing. Spot Coffee employees have voted to unionize by an overwhelming 43-6 vote. The boycott remains in effect until the...
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Tom Puckett
August 09, 2019 - 12:28 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Employees at Spot Coffee have petitioned to the National Labor Relations Board to conduct an election. They have been fighting to unionize. The National Labor Relations Board is still investigating charges filed by the union that two employees and a Spot manager were terminated...
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Tom Puckett
August 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The dispute between Spot Coffee and employees who claim they were let go for trying to organize a union is brewing. A local labor legal expert is weighing in. "Spot Coffee's a Canadian owned company, and they just don't understand the laws in the US regarding workers' rights,"...
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Tom Puckett
July 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Supporters of several Spot Coffee workers fired, they say for trying to organize a union, rallied outside the downtown location Monday, calling for Spot to stop interfering in union busting, apologize and reinstate the fired workers or face a boycott. Phoenix Cerny, who says he...
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