Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Glovo continues to reap benefits at the expense of its workforce

‘SuperGlovo Quick Commerce’, the supermarket division of Glovo, has decided to close six work centers in the cities of Bilbao, Pamplona, ​​​​​​Las Palmas de GC, Tenerife, Granada and Alicante, presenting the an ERE for its workers and difficult working conditions on rest. In this sense, it withdrew from the agreement and cut the salary wage, eliminating supplements such as transport bonuses, holiday work benefits, or clothing benefits. He attributed this to a suspiciously bad economic situation. These areas also do not have another regular company work center.

Unlike its large model of bogus self-employed workers, which has been condemned by various decisions, including the Supreme Court, this ‘Dark Stores’ vertical business is one of the working segments of Glovo with the multinational Central Services in Barcelona, ​​where they already bring. from another ERE less than a year ago, in March 2023.

The UGT, the company’s majority union, will monitor to guarantee the rights of people working in this company. Facing the labor practices of companies like Glovo or models like the so-called ‘Platform Economy or Gig Economy’, the union emphasizes the need to build solvent companies that guarantee income and decent conditions for their workers and does not practice unfair competition. based on the deregulation of its workers’ conditions. In this sense, it urges that the legality, labor rights, and internal democracy of companies, embodied in the Legal Representation of Workers (RLPT), be respected.

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