The Amazon Union Vote in Alabama Is a Watershed Moment—Here’s Why

Regardless of the outcome, more warehouses could follow

Treatment of frontline workers has been in the spotlight during the pandemic.
Treatment of frontline workers has been in the spotlight during the pandemic. Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images

The count is officially underway in a historic vote that will determine whether a facility in Bessemer, Alabama becomes the first-ever Amazon warehouse to unionize.

@lisalacy lisa.lacy@adweek.com Lisa Lacy is Adweek's Commerce Editor.
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