Recent pension cuts backed by Argentine President Mauricio Macri have elicited vigorous popular protest
PepsiCo is the world’s second-largest snacks producer. It makes Frito-Lay, Quaker Oats, Gatorade and Tropicana products in more than 200 countries, and holds at 84 on Forbes’s World’s Largest Public Companies, right behind Amazon. In 2016, it had a market value of $159.4 billion and employed an estimated 264,000 workers. It should come as no surprise that when PepsiCo shut down on June 20, the workers held an assembly and voted to resist.
Militant Labor Organizers Catch PepsiCo Off Guard
The day after Thanksgiving, widely known as Black Friday, is the highest grossing retail day of the year and traditionally kicks off…