Hours after a midnight deadline had passed Macy's announced a tentative deal with workers, averting what could have become the first strike at its flagship Manhattan store in more than four decades.
The Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union said Thursday that
it negotiated higher wages and more affordable health care. The union
declined to release further details about the four-year contract until
it is approved by workers. Macy's also would not discuss specifics of
the new contract.. . . more