Amazon is attempting to emulate UPS drivers

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Package Stick, Sep 28, 2019.

  1. Package Stick

    Package Stick "Send it."

    This is 99.6% bull:censored2:, I 'overheard' an Amazon "driver" bitching about having to help out another Amazon driver (DSPs fill up at gas stations near to me).
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  2. eats packages

    eats packages I have depth perception issues

    Honestly I am suprised nobody had the balls yet to start unionizing the company. Everyone in my neck of the woods is obsessed with an amazon general strike and it feels like the ball should be rolling real soon. Walmart is second on the list.
  3. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    9/11 was an inside job!!
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  4. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

    Hard to unionize contractors. Anyone starts spreading it and boom... out of a job.

    Plus contractors love to think they are their own boss.
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  5. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

  6. Zowert

    Zowert Active Member

    Exactly. Also, a lot of folks working for minimum wage (or at least near it) are living paycheck to paycheck. Unionizing and potentially walking out would mean no food on the table.
  7. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

  8. I have been lurking

    I have been lurking On the spectrum

    you ok?
  9. DumbTruckDriver

    DumbTruckDriver Allergic to cardboard.

  10. Poop Head

    Poop Head Lovin' every minute of it!

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  11. DumbTruckDriver

    DumbTruckDriver Allergic to cardboard.

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  12. OrioN

    OrioN double tap o da horn dooshbag

    They're emulating the FXG subcontractor model...

    Take a look at the ad in the following thread:

    Some bad amazon DSP subcontractors...

    I'm doing slightly less work than an Amazonian & is on a bid route with customers and dogs that know me by my first name for about the same pay
  13. PappyLand

    PappyLand Active Member

    They’ve had to help other dsp’s since the beginning