By: Staff Reports
Hudson News Co. Votes To Join Guild
The Newspaper Guild of New York now includes newsstand employees as members since the retail division of the Hudson News Co. voted 197 to121 in favor of joining the union last week.
An all-day election was conducted last Thursday at the Manhattan offices of the National Labor Relations Board.
The union’s newest unit numbers some 380 workers, including cashiers, clerks, lottery machine operators, watchmen, warehouse employees, and others.
Hudson News Co. operates locations through New York City, including Penn Station, Grand Central Terminal, the Port Authority Bus Terminal, and the World Trade Center.
The Newspaper Guild of New York belongs to a sector of the Communications Workers of America.
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