• UFCW Locals 175 & 633 Labour Day 2014Photos from Labour Day 2014 Posted on: Sep 1st, 2014

    Happy Labour Day! Check here for photos from Labour Day events across the province. Toronto, Thunder Bay & Kenora are up – the rest will be posted as we receive them! The Labour Day picnic in Thunder Bay was cancelled because of weather so a group of our UFCW Local 175 Sisters decided to go…

  • ballonWelcome some of our newest members! Posted on: Aug 27th, 2014

    Workers at four Credit Valley Oral Surgery offices in the greater GTA won their vote to certify with Local 175 at a meeting held May 21. This makes this group of workers the first dental practice to unionize in the province. The members work at offices in Mississauga, Burlington, Oakville, and…

  • 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…

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