Planned Tesco strike including at three Kerry Tesco stores is deferred

TescoA planned strike at 70 Tesco shops around the country, including three in Kerry, has been deferred to allow talks to take place. Both sides have agreed to attend talks at the Workplace Relations Commission next week in an effort to resolve the dispute over new contracts Under the terms of the new working conditions, more than a thousand long serving staff would have had a pay cut imposed from Monday; that;s now been put on hold pending the outcome of the talks. The strike action was set to affect Tesco stores at Tralee Manor, Killarney Park, and Killarney New Street.