“Finally Somebody’s Fighting For Us”: Grocery Store Workers are Fed Up

By Amie Stager Source: Workday Magazine The past year and a half, let alone the past four years, have been busy for grocery store workers in Minnesota, especially union members who have been in contract negotiations. Thousands of metro-area UFCW Local 663 members at UNFI Cub Foods, Lunds & Byerlys, [...]

Union reports tentative agreement in grocery workers’ negotiations

Source: Brainerd Dispatch A tentative agreement was reached in Brainerd Monday, April 22, between United Food and Commercial Workers Local 663, Quisberg’s and Miner’s grocery food stores in Brainerd Baxter, Crosby and Pequot Lakes. Union members were informed of the tentative agreement and were learning more about it, Jessica Hayssen, [...]

2024-04-23T09:23:42-07:00April 22nd, 2024|Tags: , , , |

Central Minnesota grocery workers reject contract

By Jeff McMahon Source: WJON.com Workers at grocery stores in Brainerd, Baxter, Crosby, and Pequot Lakes have rejected their latest contract offer. Members of the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 663 rejected the offer from Quisberg’s and Miner’s grocery stores after holding a four-day unfair labor practice strike from [...]

2024-01-25T08:34:58-08:00January 24th, 2024|Tags: , , , |

Minnesota grocery workers union calls for return of hazard pay as delta variant spreads

By Rose Semenov Source: FOX 9 Minnesota A union representing Minnesota grocery store workers is calling for hazard pay to be reinstated as mask requirements resume and the delta variant spreads throughout the state. Earlier this week, Cub reissued its mask requirement for all staff inside its stores in response [...]

2021-08-06T14:25:43-07:00August 6th, 2021|Tags: , , , |
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