LESCO announces union agreement at Martins Ferry manufacturing plant
LESCO, Inc. (Nasdaq: LSCO) a provider of products to the professional turf care market, announced that union members at LESCO’s Martins Ferry, Ohio, manufacturing facility have ratified a new union contract.
The 137 Martins Ferry union employees approved the new three-year contract that is effective immediately and continues through September 2005. The labor contract resolution came after agreements were reached on wages and healthcare issues. The union employees will return to work at the Martins Ferry facility on November 17, 2002.
“We are pleased that an agreement has been reached with our union employees at Martins Ferry,” says Michael P. DiMino, president and chief executive officer. “The new agreement strikes a fair balance between the interests of our shareholders and our union employees.”
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