Amazon drivers join Teamsters union, reach agreement in historic victory

Source: In a historic first, Amazon drivers and dispatchers in Palmdale, Calif., have joined the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and reached a strong tentative agreement containing a multitude of workplace improvements. “Amazon workers are joining the Teamsters to demand more from this company, including good wages, safe working conditions, [...]

2023-04-26T19:00:41-07:00April 24th, 2023|Tags: , , |

Smart & Final workers in Southern California join Teamsters

Source: More than 300 warehouse workers at Smart & Final Distribution Center in Commerce, Calif., have voted overwhelmingly to join Teamsters Local 630 in Los Angeles. It is the second group of California workers to join the Teamsters Warehouse Division this month. “I’m looking forward to working with Local 630 to negotiate a fair contract that’s on [...]

2023-02-16T22:42:01-08:00February 16th, 2023|Tags: , , |

Teamsters ratify first-ever national contract at Costco

Source: Teamsters New Master Agreement Protects 18,000 Costco Workers Coast-to-Coast The Teamsters made history today, securing a new master agreement protecting more than 18,000 workers at Costco nationwide. Ballots were counted at 5 p.m. ET before an independent observer in Portland, Ore., and the agreement was overwhelmingly ratified by a [...]

2022-10-24T15:00:27-07:00October 24th, 2022|Tags: , , |

Fred Meyer, warehouse workers agree to contract, avoid strike

By Christopher Bjorke Source: Portland Business Journal The Fred Meyer grocery chain has reached a tentative four-year contract agreement with warehouse workers, avoiding a potential strike. Teamsters Local 117 said in a news release Friday the agreement covers 500 workers. During contract negotiations, the company's Washington-based workers voted unanimously to [...]

2021-08-03T14:06:21-07:00August 3rd, 2021|Tags: , , |
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