Archive for May, 2018

Union Obtains Victory at Temporary Restraining Order Hearing, TRO Severely Limited

| May 29, 2018

Teamsters Local 727 and the over 150 union delivery Drivers currently participating in an Unfair Labor Practice Strike against The American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc., were successful in their efforts to combat the TRO filed by the Company last Friday. This morning a hearing was held on the request […]

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Teamsters Local 727 Prepares to Fight Legal Battle Against the American Bottling Company, a Subsidiary of Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc.

Teamsters Local 727 Prepares to Fight Legal Battle Against the American Bottling Company, a Subsidiary of Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc.

| May 29, 2018

CHICAGO, May 29, 2018—During the early hours of the morning on May 22, 2018, over 150 delivery Drivers employed by the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc.(NYSE: DPS), took the strike line in protest of the numerous unfair labor practices committed by the Company during negotiations. The Teamsters Local 727 […]

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Teamster Power Amps Up During Unfair Labor Practice Strike

Teamster Power Amps Up During Unfair Labor Practice Strike

| May 23, 2018

CHICAGO, May 23, 2018 –  Following an incredibly successful start to the Unfair Labor Practice strike, Teamster 727 delivery drivers employed by The American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Dr. Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS), are gearing up for a second day on the strike line. Since 3:00 a.m. yesterday, May 22, 2018, over 150 […]

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Boycott Dr. Pepper Products

Boycott Dr. Pepper Products

| May 22, 2018

On May 22, 2018, over 150 Teamsters Local 727 Drivers employed by the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc., went out on strike over Unfair Labor Practices committed by the American Bottling Company. These Drivers work tirelessly in the freezing cold during Chicago winters and the hot heat of Chicago […]

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Strike Against the American Bottling Company Over Unfair Labor Practices Will Begin Tomorrow in Advance of Memorial Day

| May 21, 2018

CHICAGO, May 21, 2018 –  Teamsters Local 727 is ready to begin an unfair labor practice strike against the American Bottling Company tomorrow, May 22, 2018 at 3:00 a.m. in advance of one of the busiest holidays for the Soda Industry Giant. Teamsters Local 727 represents approximately 150 delivery drivers who are employed by the […]

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