Canadian union blasts GM over tweet, Equinox No ratings yet.


The Chevrolet Equinox was on the middle of among the finest tweets … EVER.

President Donald Trump is not the one one who can take to Twitter and name automakers on the carpet.

Unifor, the Canadian union presently on strike on the Chevrolet Equinox plant in Ingersoll, Ontario, blasted Basic Motors on the social media website on gross sales day, Oct. three.

On its official Twitter account, GM proudly boasted about its 12 % U.S. gross sales enhance in September, “led by a recent lineup of crossovers.”

An image of a Chevrolet Equinox accompanied the submit. Unifor wasted no time in calling out the automaker.

“It is a smack my head submit. Unbelievable and ruthless all into one. #putaringonitGM #OneDayMore,” learn a submit from @CamiJobAction, the official Twitter account of the union’s hanging staff.

The hanging staff then retweeted a submit that learn: “OUR Equinox gross sales up 69% Sept2017 over 2016. Greatest month EVER. Hold Equinox in Canada!”

And that is the crux of the difficulty; Unifor says it is not going to signal a brand new contract if GM refuses to designate the plant the lead producer of the Equinox, which might imply the manufacturing facility could be first to get extra work if gross sales enhance and the final to have manufacturing scaled again if gross sales hunch.

Unifor Native 88 additionally took problem with Chevrolet Canada’s “The Canadian Dream” advert marketing campaign, which incorporates video spots on YouTube, Twitter and Fb.

“The Canadian Dream ought to = a dedication to Canada,” the native tweeted. “Make us proud to share this [ad].”

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