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Sodexo employees gain union recognition

"It feels like a victory," said Donna Papastavrou, who said she has worked in the dining hall bakery for the past five years.

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Pelton sets ultimatum for college apparel provider

On March 28, President Pelton sent a letter to JanSport, which provides branded apparel for Emerson, asking the firm to have its parent company, VF Corporation, sign an international contract for improved worker safety conditions in Bangladesh factories.