Tannery workers hope for fair settlement

Tannery Picketers.

Too young to retire, too old to hire, picketers claim Former tannery workers picketed Thursday, April 23 at Wolverine World Wide’s corporate headquarters.

Tannery workers see little future in their profesion, hope for fairness

Harvey White, a second-generation tannery worker who himself has put in 37 years at Wolverine, stood at the annual Wolverine World Wide shareholders meeting on Thursday, April 23. Outside his co-workers were picketing for a fair settlement after losing their jobs as the tannery closed after 125 years in operation. He said the company’s CEO […]