Bloomberg Law
May 2, 2022, 9:12 PM

Amazon Defeats Drive to Unionize Second New York Facility (2)

Matt Day
Matt Day
Bloomberg News
Spencer Soper
Spencer Soper
Bloomberg News Inc. workers at a facility in New York voted not to join an upstart union only weeks after the group won a resounding victory at a warehouse across the street.

The election at the LDJ5 sorting center in Staten Island wasn’t close, with the Amazon Labor Union garnering just 380 yes votes to 618 nos.

The defeat is a setback for the ALU, which was looking to increase its bargaining power by repeating the success of the previous vote at the JFK8 fulfillment center. But it was welcome news for Amazon, which last week reported dour financial results and ...

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