• Checkout Magazine - October 2014October issue of Checkout now online Posted on: Oct 28th, 2014

  • IMG_0017Wing's workers still on strike 14 months later Posted on: Oct 20th, 2014

    Checking in with our Union Sisters and Brothers still on the picket line at Wing’s more than 14 months after their strike began. The next issue of Checkout (arriving in your mail soon!) has more information on the ongoing battle with this employer. Great to see so many workers still standing…

  • IMG_1942edit2014 Sault Ste. Marie Steward's Seminar Posted on: Oct 20th, 2014

    Photos from this year's weekend Steward's Seminar in Sault Ste. Marie! Thanks to all who attended - you made it a great…

  • ballonMembers at the town of East Ferris vote yes to 3-year agreement Posted on: Oct 15th, 2014

    On October 9, 2014, the members of UFCW Local 175 at the Municipality of East Ferris voted in favour of a new three-year contract. Over the term of the agreement, wages will increase by a total of $1.20 per hour. Benefit coverage improves to provide $2,000 in annual dental coverage, $250 for…

  • ballonLiberté Natural Foods’ members ratify 3-year agreement Posted on: Oct 10th, 2014

    On September 28, 2014, members of UFCW Local 175 who work at Liberté Natural Foods’ Brisbane Plant in Downsview ratified a new collective agreement. The 36-member bargaining unit voted in favour of the three-year contract, which will see a number of improvements. Workers will see first year…

  • IMG_1651edit2014 Toronto Steward Seminar Posted on: Oct 6th, 2014

    This year's Toronto Steward Seminar was another great weekend of learning and fun. Thanks to everyone's generosity more than $6,000 was raised for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada! Thank you to everyone who donated and congratulations to all who took home a prize. Check out all the…

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