Cappola employees vote to join Local 175
The 80 employees at Cappola Food Inc, a Maple Leaf-owned facility in North York, have become the newest members of UFCW Local 175.
“These employees felt disrespected by their employer and their wages are below industry standards,” said Local 175 Organizer Linval Dixon. “Joining our Union will give them better job security and improve their working conditions overall.”
Workers at the facility produces deli-meat products including cured meats. The certification vote took place on June 8, 2016.