(PRESS RELEASE VIA SNO) – A group of fifty three (53) branch officials and shop stewards from twenty three (23) branches of the National Workers Union (NWU) will embark on an educational familiarization visit today Tuesday July 24, 2018.
The group will visit the St. Lucia Distillers Plant at Roseau. The group will be welcomed by Mrs. Margaret Monplaisir, Managing Director of the company and then undertake the tour of the facility. The workers will be allowed to ask questions and make reasonable comments with regards to the operations.
The participants on tour will also have lunch with Management representatives and the workers who are employed with St. Lucia Distillers Ltd. The brief social activity will be held at the staff canteen recently built for the workers by the company. Co-ordinator of Educational and Secretarial Activities at the NWU Norma Maynard will lead this one (1) day educational tour. The NWU is the official bargaining agent for the workers employed at St. Lucia Distillers Ltd.