Raley’s, Safeway each ‘mass hiring’ in California amid coronavirus crisis

Northern California supermarket chain Raley’s is mass hiring for personal shoppers at many of its locations, as millions of Californians are limiting exposure to the public due to the rapidly developing coronavirus crisis. Safeway also announced a surge of hiring for in-store employees and delivery drivers at its Northern California, [...]

2020-03-16T23:31:28+00:00March 16th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

Safeway workers reach tentative agreement, avert strike

Unionized Safeway workers say they won't strike after reaching a tentative agreement with the grocery store chain early Thursday morning. Union leaders say they will present details of the proposed new contract to workers at a meeting this afternoon. "These negotiations were long and unusually complex due to the difficult pension issues [...]

2020-03-05T23:15:37+00:00March 5th, 2020|Tags: , , |

UFCW 8-Golden State Members Ratify Landmark Contracts With Safeway, Save Mart, FoodMaxx, Maxx Value and Vons Supermarkets

Members of UFCW 8-Golden State employed at Safeway, Save Mart, FoodMaxx, Maxx Value and Vons supermarkets in Northern, Central and Southern California voted overwhelmingly to ratify new labor contracts, the Union announced today. “Union member Solidarity made these landmark contracts possible. Our members have proven once again, Solidarity Works!” UFCW [...]

2019-10-07T15:36:31+00:00October 7th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

UFCW 8-Golden State Reaches Tentative Agreement with Safeway and Vons in Northern and Central California

Union members to vote on agreements with improved pension funding, enhanced health care benefits and meaningful wage increases UFCW 8-Golden State is pleased to announce it has reached an excellent new tentative agreement with Safeway and Vons in Northern and Central California. “At the bargaining table we were able to [...]

2019-07-17T14:56:56+00:00July 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , |