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A business in which union and nonunion workers are employed. A business in which union membership is not a condition of securing or maintaining employment.
The term open shop is frequently used to imply that the operator of this type of shop is, in effect, exercising discrimination against trade unions and hampering their advancement through the employment of nonunion employees.
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By just allowing one home to open shops
, we will end up with everyone demanding the same treatment.
SO, Tesco are planning to open shops
that don't sell food.
The company specialises in bras for large-busted women and has had enquiries from all over the world to open shops
in their country.
Quizno's Subs and Cupid's Hot Dogs are scheduled to open shops
around July 15.
We have just started to sell our products over the Internet in the United States and will also open shops
in Los Angeles, Washington, Seattle, San Francisco and Puerto Rico.