Bully Tactics Doomed Target in Canada says leader of Canada’s Retail Union

From UFCW Toronto — January 15, 2015 — Target Canada’s failure in Canada, “is a direct result of its bully tactics and its disrespect for Canadian workers and shoppers,” says Paul Meinema, the National President of UFCW Canada (United Food and Commercial Workers union). On Thursday, Target announced it would be shutting its 133 locations and filing for Companies’ Creditors protection, only 22 months after opening stores in Canada. The company’s entry led to the shutting of the Zellers chain, and Target’s refusal to honour the jobs of more than 20,000 Zellers… Read More