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Whole Foods is shaving down some workers' paid breaks from 15 minutes to 10 minutes, the latest in a string of changes to employees' benefits

12 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Whole Foods is shaving down employees' paid breaks from 15 minutes to 10 minutes in several parts of the US, according to Vice .
In addition, the grocery chain is mandating a 30-minute unpaid break if employees' shifts exceeds a certain number of hours.
The changes will amount to workers losing more than 40 hours of paid break time each year, and the mandated, unpaid break could result in employees working longer hours for the same amount of money, Vice reports.
The policy is among several changes Whole Foods has made to employee benefits over the last two years...
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