MedMen is partnering with the United Food Workers to unionize the company’s San Jose store. The agreement is an extension of MedMen’s L. A. labor agreement and is the South Bay’s first unionized dispensary.
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- Full-time workers are guaranteed wages nearly $3 above the California minimum, a 40% employee discount, two weeks of vacation, overtime premiums, 10 holidays off, and time-and-a-half for working on holidays. Benefits include company stocks.
- “While the cannabis industry is taking a turn from infancy to a billion dollar business in California, I’m happy to see that our workers will be sharing in that process,” San Jose Councilmember Raul Peralez said.