Walfoods workers ratify new agreement
A three-year agreement was ratified unanimously by members at Walfoods Ltd at St. John’s College in Brantford, on December 16. The contract includes wage increases of 80 cents per hour with the first increase of 30 cents per hour retroactive for hours worked since December 1, 2015. In addition, members receive a signing bonus of $50. Company contributions to the employee’s dental plan increase in each year of the agreement.
Union Negotiating Committee: Karen Brennan and Union Rep Tim Deelstra.