Illinois IKEA Distribution Center Workers Vote to Join Machinists Union

WASHINGTON, June 21, 2019 – A group of 186 distribution center workers at IKEA distribution centers in Joliet and Minooka, Ill. voted this Wednesday and Thursday to join the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). IKEA is in the process of transitioning work from Minooka to its new facility in Joliet. “These hard-working … Read more Illinois IKEA Distribution Center Workers Vote to Join Machinists Union

IAM Wood, Pulp & Paper Council Conference Approaches

Plan ahead for the IAM’s inaugural Wood, Pulp and Paper Council Conference to be held September 12-15, 2017 in Eugene, OR. Check out the Official Call Letter for all the details and registration form. This important conference offers a unique opportunity to exchange ideas and spend time with fellow members working in the wood, pulp … Read more IAM Wood, Pulp & Paper Council Conference Approaches

IAM’s Mike Rose Elected Board Member of International Forest Certification Organization

The Machinists Union and its more than 20,000 members in the wood, pulp and paper sector now have a voice at the world’s largest forest certification organization. Mike Rose, the IAM’s Woodworkers Chief of Staff to the International President, has been elected a 2017-2018 board member of the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification … Read more IAM’s Mike Rose Elected Board Member of International Forest Certification Organization

IAM Wood Industry Workers Invited to Attend Conference

Join workers from different sectors of the woodworking industry at the inaugural 2017 Wood, Pulp and Paper Council Conference to be held September 13-15, 2017 in Eugene, Oregon. The conference will be a unique opportunity to exchange ideas and spend time with fellow members working in the wood, pulp and paper industry. To help defray … Read more IAM Wood Industry Workers Invited to Attend Conference