Arbitrator hits the brakes on purchase until union deal met
By: Jim Williamson - Texarkana Gazette
Staff photo by Evan Lewis
Tommy Engledowl, vice president of the local United Steelworkers Union 752L, updates union members about the negotiations between Cooper Tire and the union regarding the sale of Cooper Tire to Apollo Tyres.
An arbitrator’s ruling stopped the sale of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. plants in Texarkana, Ark., and Findlay, Ohio until a settlement is reached between the union and Apollo Tyres....