By Vuk Zdinjak, Benzinga on March 23, 2023
The Teamsters and United Food and Commercial Workers unionized more new members of the cannabis industry.
Nearly 100 drivers and warehouse workers at Grassdoor, one of the largest cannabis delivery platforms in California, joined Teamsters Local 2785, uniting them with more than 300 of their union brothers and sisters at the company’s Southern California location who affiliated with the Teamsters in January.
Carrie Qualls and Alexander Torres are drivers for Grassdoor in Brisbane.
“Why do I think it’s important for cannabis workers to unionize? Well, grocery stores are union, construction workers are union – everyone else can unionize, so why not us?” Qualls stated.
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