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Starbucks shift supervisors seek pay raise

Shift supervisors at local Starbucks cafes are demanding a pay raise after a recent Massachusetts court decision banned them from sharing in baristas’ tips.

The IWW Starbucks Workers Union said Friday it sent a petition to the Seattle-based coffee chain signed by more than 300 local Starbucks employees and supporters asking the company to compensate the shift supervisors for a “de facto pay cut.”

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