January 08, 2007 13:17 ET

Amicus signs recognition with Fulmar

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 8, 2007) - Amicus has signed a series of recognition agreements with the Fulmar division of French-owned book printing group CPI.

The CPI Group is the largest book printing group in the UK. The new agreements covering Amicus members in the Fulmar companies bring recognition for collective bargaining and representation into line with the rest of the Group.

Amicus Officer, Bob Young, said:
"The efforts of the reps especially Colin Portch of Royle Print Ltd and Phil Roberts of Fulmar Colour working alongside Amicus officials who have ensured that a solid base of trade unionism has been created."

Amicus Organiser, Guy Langston, said:
"There is still work to do in recruiting across the site, but we now have the agreements to ensure union members and future members are protected."


Notes to Editors:
Ten formal recognition agreements have been signed with the following companies:
1.Fulmar Colour Printing Ltd
2.Masterlith Ltd
3.Orion Print Finishers Ltd
4.Pegasus Colourprint Ltd
5.Quadracolour Ltd
6.Royle Financial Print
7.Royle Print Ltd
8.White Quill Press Ltd
9.W.E. Baxter Ltd
10.Osier Graphics Printing Ltd: includes Surrey Proofing and Delta Colour Proofing.

Contact Information

  • Amicus
    Guy Langston
    07879 691874
    Amicus press office
    Ashraf Choudhury
    020 7420 8914 or 07980 224 761