Teamsters Clash With FreshDirect

The battle between FreshDirect and a local Teamsters office is heating up. Late last month Teamsters Local 805 filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board over the firing of two employees by the online grocery retailer, alleging that the company has moved to quash workers' attempts to unionize and that it fired the two workers, Lotero Gomez and Lonnie Powell, for expressing

New York — The battle between FreshDirect and a local Teamsters office is heating up.

Late last month Teamsters Local 805 here filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board over the firing of two employees by the online grocery retailer, alleging that the company has moved to quash workers' attempts to unionize and that it fired the two workers, Lotero Gomez and Lonnie Powell, for expressing pro-union sentiments. One wore a union T-shirt to work and another appeared

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