Concerns are growing for long serving staff at Tesco.
Plans for strike action at 70 outlets around the country, including 3 in Kerry, were put on hold – to allow talks to commence between management and trade unions.
Both sides have agreed to attend talks at the Workplace Relations Commission this week.
The company is proposing changes to contracts and pay for long serving workers.
Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation Dara Calleary has written to the CEO of Tesco Ireland asking that staff be treated respectfully and fairly.