News Archive

Sep 7, 2010

Momentum Builds as Workers Seek Relief for Mounting Economic Frustration

September 7, 2010

MINNEAPOLIS- From Clovis, California to Miami, Florida, Jimmy John's was besieged coast to coast on Labor Day by leafleting and pickets in support of the first-ever unionization effort at the...

Sep 6, 2010

Still no response from corporate headquarters

September 6, 2010

MINNEAPOLIS - In the true spirit of Labor Day, supporters of the Jimmy Johns Workers Union in 32 states nationwide will take to the streets in an unprecedented National Week of Action to pressure Minneapolis...

Sep 4, 2010

Spirited Sandwich Workers Roll Out Innovative Tactic to Move Mulligans to Meet

September 4, 2010

MINNEAPOLIS– Uptown echoed with union chants and singing Saturday night as Jimmy Johns workers arrived with a surprise bicycle picket at Calhoun Square, bringing business at the store...

Sep 3, 2010

Fast Food Union Campaign Escalates as Management Refuses to Meet with Workers

MINNEAPOLIS- Faced with the refusal of Jimmy Johns franchise owners Mike and Rob Mulligan to meet with their employees to discuss demands for improvements to working conditions, the IWW Jimmy Johns Workers Union...

Sep 3, 2010

Sandwich Workers to Announce Plans Tomorrow to Escalate Union Campaign

September 2, 2010

MINNEAPOLIS- Spirits were high and the air full of song on picket lines outside Jimmy Johns this afternoon as over 100 workers and supporters brought business to a near standstill. The picket...

Sep 2, 2010

Fast Food Chain Rocked by Work Stoppages in Sign of Mounting Economic Frustration among US Workers

Press Conference and Rally: 4pm September 2, Block E Jimmy Johns, Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS- Service was anything but 'freaky fast' at Jimmy Johns today as workers walked off...