Unilever (UL +1%) is trading higher today, despite reports that workers in the U.K. are...

|About: Unilever Plc (UL)|By:, SA News Editor

Unilever (UL +1%) is trading higher today, despite reports that workers in the U.K. are preparing to strike for the first time on Friday. Over 2,500 employees will be walking off their jobs and manning picket lines at sites across England to protest against the company's plans to eliminate its final salary pension scheme.