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Gingrich Woodcraft shuts down operations

August 18, 2015 - Just days after the majority of the workers at Gingrich Woodcraft Inc. voted in favour of joining Unifor, the company shut its doors and let go staff, according to a recent article in the Fort Frances Times.

“It is almost inconceivable that in a country like Canada in 2015, we are dealing with an employer that is willing to take the position that the Constitution and Ontario labour laws somehow do not apply to employees of Mennonite-operated businesses in [Rainy River District],” Unifor national representative Stephen Boon told the Times.

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August 18, 2015  By  Andrew Snook

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