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WDBJ7 ReporterInfrastructure and education, U.S. Senate Candidate Tim Kaine told workers today in Danville that's what he can bring to the table to turn around the economy. Kaine spent much of his morning in Southern Virginia making a stop at EBI, a subsidiary of Ikea...
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WDBJ7 ReporterIt's an agreement gone wrong. Now Danville and Pittsylvania County will have to repay a $900,000 grant used to build a railroad spur a company never used. In 2006 the IKEA furniture maker Swedwood was expected to bring heavy rail traffic through Southern...
Union workers at an IKEA subsidiary's plant in Virginia have approved a three-year contract. The Danville Register and Bee says members of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers ratified the contract with Danville Swedwood...
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An IKEA subsidiary supplier will establish its first U.S. operation in Pittsylvania County. Governor Bob McDonnell announced Friday Axxor Group, a Netherlands-based company, will invest $4.96 million to establish an operation in the Ringgold East...
Workers at IKEA's only U.S. manufacturing plant are deciding whether they want to unionize. Approximately 328 workers are scheduled to vote Wednesday at Swedwood Danville, a subsidiary of the Swedish furniture giant. The results should be available...
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Workers at IKEA's only U.S. factory in Virginia say they want to belong to a union like thousands of Europeans who work for the Swedish furniture giant. The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers say employees...
Reporter340 Danville factory workers are voting Monday and Tuesday on a question many say there's only one answer to. Should EBI become unionized? First shift workers leaving the company wouldn't talk on camera but told news7 a union would improve the working...
Tags: Career and Workplace, Employees, Elections, Unions, Politics
February 24, 2012 If you watched the 5:00 news on Thursday, you may have seen me delivering a live report while driving a car. That was not a trick. I really was driving and communicating live with Jean Jadhon. Given all the amazing technology that&...
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