Sactwu concerned about workers, demands meeting with Steinhoff

JOHANNESBURG – The Southern African Clothing and Textile Workers Union (Sactwu) said it was concerned by the events unfolding at Steinhoff, as thousands of their members work for companies that are owned by the Steinhoff group.
These include companies such as Pepclo, Dunns, Shoe City, Pep Stores and Ackermans (under Steinhoff) and Deslee Mattex and Feltex (under KAP Industrial Holdings in which Steinhoff International is a major shareholder).
The Cosatu-affiliated union said in a statement it was are deeply concerned about the implications the matter could have on their members.
“We have today written to Jayendra Naidoo, the chairperson of Steinhoff African …read more