Employees at New England Treatment Access, a hashish firm based mostly in Massachusetts, voted to type a union beneath the United Food and Commercial Workers – changing into the most recent marijuana business staff to affiliate with the UFCW.
Sixty staff at NETA’s develop facility in Franklin forged the votes to unionize, the Boston Business Journal reported.
If the vote is licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Labor Relations, the union will negotiate contracts on behalf of the staff.
NETA had 750 staff in 2019, in accordance to the Business Journal. The UFCW represents 1.three million folks in a number of industries.
Other staff within the hashish business have unionized, together with a latest vote at Cresco Labs within the Chicago space.