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You say tomato, I say awesome. Sign our Thank You card!

Eurofresh logoIn this year’s Labor Day List, American Rights at Work highlighted the amazing labor-management collaboration at Eurofresh, an Arizona company that produces some of the nation’s tastiest tomatoes.

Eurofresh grows their produce in greenhouses, which keeps workers from having to toil in the hot sun. And their vegetables are pesticide-free, so workers and consumers are safe from toxic chemicals. Even better, Eurofresh managers actually respect the workers’ rights, health, and their union!

“Thanks to our employees and the union we have a good quality product that is safe,” said Robert Pulido, vice president for human resources at Eurofresh. “It’s a group effort.”

So why not take a second today to thank Eurofresh and its workers for providing good, green jobs and making consumer safety a priority?  Sign our Thank You card here! We’ll deliver your comments to the company’s management and its union.

 

A fresh look at tomatoes, cucumbers, and labor

This week, American Rights at Work Education Fund released its annual report, The Labor Day List: Partnerships that Work. The report highlights employers who understand that going green, building a successful business, and respecting workers’ rights go hand in hand.  The businesses featured represent a range of employers of various sizes, locations, and industries.

Among those mentioned in the report was Eurofresh , the country’s leading producer and marketer of pesticide-free greenhouse tomatoes and cucumbers.  Based in Willcox, Arizona, Eurofresh grows tomatoes and cucumbers using state of the art greenhouse technology.

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