• UFCW 175 - Kraus Strudex BBQ 2014Third Annual Kraus-Strudex Worker Appreciation BBQ Posted on: Aug 18th, 2014

    From August 12 – 13, 2014, the members of Local 175 at Kraus Carpet Mills and Strudex Fibres in Waterloo enjoyed their annual Worker Appreciation BBQ hosted by the Union and the company. All the food was free and prizes, such as a day off with pay, Toronto Argo and FC tickets and more, were…

  • UFCW175-DiscussionSeptember Membership Meetings coming up! Posted on: Aug 15th, 2014

    Check the schedule for the quarterly membership meeting in your area. There have been some changes to the original schedule for September meetings, so please check carefully. All changes are marked in…

  • Labour Day 2014 - UFCW Locals 175 & 633Labour Day 2014 events across Ontario Posted on: Aug 15th, 2014

    All events take place on Monday, September 1, 2014 unless otherwise noted Brantford Come out and celebrate Labour Day in the Brantford Community! Check out the 58th Annual Soap Box Derby from 8 a.m. - Noon at Icomm Drive & Lorne Bridge Skate Board Competition @ 11 a.m. at the…

  • ballonMetro Beechwood members hold ratification meeting Posted on: Aug 14th, 2014

    The 90 bargaining unit workers at Metro Beechwood ratified a renewal collective agreement on August 7, 2014. End rates increase by a total of $1.55 per hour over the life of the contract. Workers also receive a one-time lump sum payment of $1,000 for full-time and $600 for part-time, in the…

  • ballonRatification for Members at Metro Cumberland Posted on: Aug 14th, 2014

    At a meeting held July 29, 2014, the retail grocery workers at Metro Cumberland ratified a renewal collective agreement. End rate wages increase by a total of $1.55 per hour over the life of the contract, plus workers receive a one-time lump sum payment of $1,000 for full-time and $600 for…

  • UFCW Ride for a Cure 201410th Annual Ride for a Cure raises $10k for LLSC Posted on: Aug 14th, 2014

    On Saturday, August 9, 2014 motorcycle enthusiasts took to the streets to raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) for the 10th Annual Ride for a Cure & Poker Run! This annual event, hosted by UFCW Locals 175 & 633 and UFCW Local 1000A has become a great…

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