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Amazon Faces Union Drive in Canada Months After Alabama Win (2)

Sept. 14, 2021, 10:36 PM

Amazon.com Inc. is facing a unionization effort at a fulfillment center in Canada, just months after defeating a similar drive in the U.S.

The Teamsters, through a local chapter, filed an application with the Alberta Labour Relations Board to hold a vote on unionizing workers at the company’s facility in Nisku, a suburb of the province’s capital, Edmonton.

If the board verifies the application, all of the center’s staff employed as of Sept. 13 will have a chance to vote on being represented by Teamsters Local Union 362.

“Amazon won’t change without a union,” Teamsters National President François Laporte said ...

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