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Essex Linen Negotiations Committee (Picture taken before Covid-19)

UFCW 1006A members at Essex Linen have ratified a new union contract with wage and benefit gains, amidst the challenges posed by the pandemic.

Testing positive for COVID-19 is scary, stressful and challenging but remember, as a union member, you are not alone. 

Members share their thoughts on BLM.

We are human beings. That’s what steward Valrie Francis hopes people understand about BLM. The fact that Valrie needed to remind people of our common humanity also speaks to the tremendous work that still needs to be done.

Loblaw Agrees to phase out use of BPA/BPS receipt by end of 2021

After our sustained campaign to eliminate toxic receipt papers, UFCW Canada Local 1006A is proud to welcome Loblaw’s newly announced commitment to stop using receipts with Bisphenol A (BPA), Bisphenol S (BPS) and other bisphenol papers by the end of 2021.

UFCW 1006A members at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Mississauga-Toronto Southwest on North Sheridan Way have voted to ratify a three-year union contract with gains.

Fear. Uncertainty. Loneliness. These are among the wide range of emotions Canadians are grappling with, especially those working in essential roles on the frontlines.