GMB, the union for Asda workers, has called for an urgent meeting with the Issa Brothers over reports the company is planning to take on
Nadine Houghton, GMB National Officer, said:
“Reports Asda is to take on half a billion pounds worth of debt are extremely worrying.
“Asda workers have been through the grinder during the past couple of years; from attacks to their terms and conditions, the failed Sainsbury’s merger and the takeover.
“The deserve some stability and the Issa Brothers need to reassure them about the long-term future of the profit-making supermarket they have acquired.”