Amazon.com workers in Delaware to hold union election
On Dec. 6, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers filed a union election petition with the National Labor Relations Board. The union, which also represents tens of thousands of Boeing employees, needed support from at least 30 percent of the 30 workers that it is hoping to represent in contract negotiations with Amazon.
But then there's this:
Last year Amazon spent $775 million to acquire Kiva Systems, which makes robots that help automate picking items from vast warehouses.
Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/business/labor_and_unions/Amazoncom_workers...
Hope they blow up, just like the NSA's transformers keep going in Utah.
NOTE Is Amazon going to close the loop and have consuming robots too? Why not?