amazongermanyThings aren’t going so well for Amazon in Germany.

Two months ago, the Seattle online giant cut ties with a Germany security firm amid an uproar in the country over allegations that security guards mistreated the company’s foreign temporary workers.

Now, it appears that warehouse workers in Germany are set to strike after trade union Verdi demanded better pay and working conditions. Reuters reports that Amazon workers in Leipzig voted in favor of the strike earlier this month and 98 percent of those at the Bad Hersfeld warehouses also voted in favor Monday.

The strike could come within weeks and would delay shipments.

Previously on GeekWire: Amazon cuts ties with security firm in Germany over neo-Nazi allegations

Comments

  • Natasha Kmeto

    Amazon with just fire them and replace them with robots.

    • Guest

      Try firing someone in Germany.

  • driez206

    its more of the same for amazon, treat their employees like crap and get new ones when those leave.

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