union label

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union label

n.
An identifying mark attached to a product indicating it has been produced by members of a trade union.
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There are a number of products in the market that pose as Italian brands, but none are as authentic as the European Union labels, which protect some of Italy's most iconic products, such as the Parmesan cheese and the balsamic vinegar from the Emilia Romagna region.
Stapleford, "Defining a 'Living Wage' in America: Transformations in Union Wage Theories, 1870-1930," Labor History 49 (February 2008): 1-22; Wendy Wiedenhoft, "Consumer Tactics as 'Weapons': Black Lists, Union Labels, and the American Federation of Labor," Journal of Consumer Culture 6 (June 2006): 261-285; Donica Belisle, "Exploring Postwar Consumption: The Campaign to Unionize Eaton's in Toronto, 1948-1952," Canadian Historical Review 86 (December 2009): 641-672.
RECENT surveys have painted unflattering pictures of Birmingham, from alarming obesity levels to a low skills base, and now the University and College Union labels the city as Britain's education blackspot.
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