Union pharmacists reject contract offer from SoCal grocery stores, vote in favor of a strike authorization

Source: CBS News Pharmacists working at grocery stores all over Southern California have rejected the latest contract offer from employers and have authorized a strike if negotiations fail to meet their contract demands. The UFCW, which represents seven locals who make up largest union grocery contract in the country, said [...]

2022-08-01T23:29:20-07:00August 1st, 2022|Tags: , , , |

UFCW Local 700, Kroger Reach Tentative Agreement for Indianapolis Contract

Source: UFCW Local 700 Your UFCW Local 700 Union Negotiating Committee is proud to announce that we’ve reached a tentative agreement with Kroger for a new, three-year contract; the proposed contract covers more than 8,000 workers at 68 stores  in Central Indiana. YOUR UNION NEGOTIATING COMMITTEE, OFFICERS, AND STAFF RECOMMEND A YES [...]

2022-07-08T17:09:14-07:00July 8th, 2022|Tags: , , |

Save Mart Cos., Union Reach Tentative Labor Agreements

By Bridget Goldschmidt Source: Progressive Grocer Following extensive bargaining sessions, UFCW 8-Golden State has arrived at tentative contract agreements covering its membership at Save Mart Cos. locations throughout Southern, Central and Northern California. The new agreements cover 8,000 members working at all unionized Save Mart banners in UFCW 8-Golden State’s [...]

2022-04-22T19:41:31-07:00April 22nd, 2022|Tags: , , |

Grocery workers seek better pay and conditions as chains reap huge profits

By Michael Sainato Source: The Guardian After more than two years as essential workers on the frontlines of the Covid-19 pandemic, grocery store workers around the US are pressuring supermarket corporations to raise wages and improve working conditions amid record profits for the industry. Ahead of the expiration of their [...]

2022-03-01T18:12:07-08:00March 1st, 2022|Tags: , , |
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