Loblaw grocery workers to vote on new contract

By Kevin Rollason Source: The Free Press A potential strike by thousands of Manitoba grocery store workers has been put back on the shelf. The bargaining committee for United Food and Commercial Workers Local 832 said it and employer Loblaw Companies Ltd. reached a tentative agreement early Thursday. The current [...]

2023-10-02T11:53:02-07:00September 28th, 2023|Tags: , |

UFCW Local 88 authorizes possible strike against Schnuck Markets

By Timothy Inklebarger Source: Winsight Grocery Business Schnuck Markets associates represented by United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 88 have authorized a possible strike. UFCW Local 88 said its members “overwhelmingly voted to reject the company’s contract offer" on Thursday and have cleared union leadership to call for a [...]

2023-06-22T21:52:30-07:00June 22nd, 2023|Tags: , , |

Union strikes at Spreckels as harvest approaches

By Betty Miller Source: The Desert Review Spreckels Sugar union workers forsook their plant jobs Thursday, March 9, to strike outside demanding respect from the company which they backed up with filings of unfair labor practices with the National Labor Relations Board. The 76-year-old sugar factory is set to begin [...]

2023-03-11T00:53:07-08:00March 11th, 2023|Tags: , |

Kroger strike avoided as employees’ union approves modified contract

Source: WBNS Ohio Thousands of Kroger union members have voted in favor of a new three-year contract, avoiding a potential strike. The Cincinnati-based company, Kroger, presented an updated contract last week to the UFCW Local 1059, the Columbus chapter of the United Food & Commercial Workers Union. Union negotiators tentatively [...]

2022-10-07T16:54:16-07:00October 7th, 2022|Tags: , , , , |

Kroger union members vote to authorize strike

By Sarah Donaldson Source: NBC 4 Ohio Kroger union members in central Ohio inched closer to establishing a picket line Friday after a majority rejected the grocery chain’s most recent contract offer and authorized a strike. Even though more than 80% of members in the Columbus division who voted were [...]

2022-09-23T23:13:56-07:00September 23rd, 2022|Tags: , , |

All SoCal Locals Reach Tentative Pharmacist Agreement With Ralphs and Albertsons/Vons/Pavillions

Source: UFCW Local 1167 Because of your hard work and dedication to standing together and making your voices heard, all UFCW SoCal Local unions have reached a tentative agreement on your contract after meeting with Representatives from Ralphs and Albertsons/Vons/Pavillions yesterday. Vote meeting information regarding locations, dates, and times will [...]

2022-07-25T17:36:41-07:00July 24th, 2022|Tags: , , |
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