The final positions of the parties were as follows: employers are offering a 6.25% wage increase and the trade union is demanding an 8.5% increase.
SACTWU has referred the dispute for Conciliation. If conciliation does not yield a settlement, the union intends to ballot its members for strike action.
Wage increases for this sector are due on 1 July 2012.
The Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers Union (SACTWU)
Fashion | On 25th Jul 2017
Global fashion luxury brand Michael Kors Holdings Limited has reached ...
Apparel/Garments | On 25th Jul 2017
VF Corporation has recorded revenue of $2.4 billion, up 2 per cent,...
Sanjay Desai & Ashish Mulani
Digital textile printing will be the technology of the future
Ozone PB Spintex Limited
‘We have made huge investments to ensure quality yarn production.’
Setting up a brand for online selling is easy, but running the brand is not
Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...
Swerea IVF AB
Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...
InvestKonsult Sweden AB
Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...
Occasions Elegance Wear
It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...
Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company
One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...
Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...
Textiles | On 25th Jul 2017
Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?Yes No Skip
Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?Yes No Skip
Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?Yes No Skip
Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.