Target (and Shipt)

Target’s Shipt app’s delivery workers have requested a boycott Friday, April 10. They want paid leave, hazard pay, and protective gear. Absolutely reasonable demands.

Our “I don’t fuck with them” call will stand during the Shipt app walkout and boycott.

Do you fuck with them?


Details

Our Call: I don't fuck with them

Big Box, Delivery App, Food, Merchandising, and Service: Target

Location: USA

April 3rd, 2020

  • Giving frontline staff hourly raises through at least May 2, as well as giving bonuses to 20,000 department managers in stores for the first time;
  • Waiving its absenteeism policy to offer quarantine pay for 14 days and confirmed illness pay at 100 percent for 14 days;
  • Giving staff 65 or older, pregnant or considered most vulnerable to serious COVID-19 complications fully paid leave up to 30 days;
  • Providing front-line staff dedicated shopping hours in its stores.

UPDATE April 7, 2020

Target’s delivery app Shipt utilizes gig workers who are organizing a walkout Tuesday, April 7 and requesting customers boycott the app on Friday, April 10 in solidarity. For more details on their reasonable demands (paid sick time, hazard pay, protective gear) see: Target’s Delivery Workers Are Staging a Walkout (Vice’s Motherboard)

For more information on Shipt’s shitty history:
Target’s Delivery App Workers Describe a Culture of Retaliation and Fear (Also Motherboard)


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