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To: Stuart Benham and Stuart Branch, Weetabix HR

Weetabix: No to fire and rehire

Unite members at Weetabix will not accept being fired and rehired. Weetabix must reverse plans and treat their workers with respect.

Why is this important?

Weetabix factory engineers are striking over Weetabix’s brutal ‘fire and rehire’ ultimatum that will slash their wages and conditions.

The workers face changes to their shift and working patterns that would result in some engineers losing as much as £5,000 from their yearly earnings.

Weetabix has performed very strongly since the beginning of the pandemic. In 2020, its turnover grew by 5 per cent to £325 million and profits leapt by almost 20 per cent to £82 million. It has no excuse not to treat these workers fairly.

Add your name and show Weetabix how many of us stand against fire and rehire.

Kettering, UK

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Updates

2022-01-06 12:42:26 +0000

Thanks everyone for your support for our campaign. Weetabix have heard your message loud and clear and we’re pausing the online campaign for now, whilst we consult with all our members. Watch this space.

2021-11-02 17:24:52 +0000

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