Cartier Jewelry Workers Strike

According to Agence France-Presse, last Friday, the Cartier flagship store in Paris gathered about 70 protesters, who were gem polishers from the Cartier jewelry processing factory in the French city of Reims.
 Cartier jewelry workers strike
 These workers went on strike at Reims on Tuesday. They said: ‘We will not give up. Although we will lose revenue from the strike, the company will pay millions for this.’ ‘Cartier’s performance is booming, but we have been holding Minimum wage. ‘
A worker said that he has worked for Cartier for 13 years, but his monthly salary is still only 1,300 euros (about 11,000 yuan).

Cartier jewelry workers strike
 They demanded a monthly salary increase of 200 euros, but Cartier management only agreed to an increase of 75 euros.
Cartier Cartier, France’s most famous jeweller, was founded in 1847 and is currently owned by Richemont, the Swiss luxury goods group.
财 In fiscal year 2012/2013, Richemont Group’s sales amounted to 10.15 billion euros and net profit was 2 billion euros, which has doubled from five years ago. Operating profit also increased from 17.9% in 2009 to 23.9%.