Marriott, Kyo-Ya to Engage in Negotiations with Local 5

(Maui Now) – Kyo-Ya and Marriott have agreed to sit down at the bargaining table with representatives from UNITE HERE Local 5 next week on Oct. 26 and 27, 2018, to address core labor concerns.

Marriott, Kyo-ya to meet with hotel workers union over contract negotiations

(Pacific Business News) – By Katie Murar. Marriott and Kyo-ya Hotels and Resorts will meet with Unite Here Local 5 union members next week to discuss contract negotiations that have been ongoing since June, according to the union.

Hawaii Marriott hotel workers and management return to the bargaining table

(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Allison Schaefers. Unite Here Local 5, which represents 2,700 striking hotel workers in Hawaii, and Kyo-ya Hotels & Resorts will return to the bargaining table next week.

Marriott Workers Strike, Spanning Seven Time Zones

(Labor Notes) – By Samantha Winslow. Seven thousand hotel workers across the U.S. are on strike against Marriott, the world’s largest hotel chain. A strike that started with seven hotels in Boston quickly spread to San Francisco, San Diego, San Jose, Oakland, Detroit, and Hawaii.

With Hawaii hotel strike dragging on, sides agree to meet next week

(Hawaii News Now) – By HHN Staff. HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Striking hotel workers and management officials from Kyo-ya will meet next week for negotiations on a new labor deal, a union representative said Friday.

Kyo-ya, Marriott to meet with Local 5 union over labor concerns

(KHON 2) – By Web Staff. HONOLULU (KHON2) – As a strike by thousands of workers at five Waikiki hotels nears the two-week mark, a step toward resolution was made Friday.

Why Marriott Workers Are Striking

(CityLab) – By Sarah Holder. To check into the Marriott-owned W Hotel in San Francisco, guests were ducking behind a picket line of angry workers. “No contract, no peace!” the striking hotel employees chanted. Down the block, at the Marriott Marquis, there was another circle of picketers. Big bold font on their signs read: “One […]

Lee Cataluna: What it’s like when 1 job isn’t enough

(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Lee Cataluna. Striking hotel workers have brought to light a powerful challenge to Hawaii: the idea that one job should be enough in a place where many people work second jobs and have done so for decades, often to get ahead financially or to do something they love.

Union lodges more unfair-labor charges against Kyo-ya hotels

(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Allison Schaefers. Unite Here Local 5, the union representing 2,700 striking hotel workers on Oahu and Maui, accused Kyo-ya Hotels & Resorts on Thursday of more unfair labor practices at its Marriott-managed hotels.

Marriott Strike: Day 12 bulletin

View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 12 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 11. Our picket lines are stronger than ever and support from the community keeps on coming. Let’s keep the momentum going! Leaders of the striking local unions are meeting with Marriott this week to discuss job security and […]