As 1006A members continue to get vaccinated, they join millions of Canadians in the national effort to get themselves and their loved ones protected from COVID-19.
This June, Premier Doug Ford recalled the Ontario legislature for an emergency session to attempt to silence critics ahead of next year’s provincial election. Ford’s attack on free speech, the charter and his critics show how far Ford is willing to go to win.
The 2021 conference theme was entitled, “Grounding Our Indigenous Spirit” and called upon participants to reflect on the diverse ways Indigenous rights are embedded in activism, culture, language and healing.
UFCW Canada Local 1006A stands in solidarity with the Muslim Canadian communites in condemning the violent hate-motivated attack, which left four family members dead and one child injured in London, Ontario.
UFCW Canada Local 1006A is shocked by Loblaw’s decision to not recognize September 30, the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, as a statutory holiday for our members.
No Frills contract negotiations are coming up in 2022. All members working at No Frills are encouraged to complete a proposal form to share to share your priorities for upcoming contract negotiations.
UFCW 1006A members at TruHarvest have prevailed, affirming their commitment to each other and the local union in an overwhelming vote with the Labour Board.
With the federal election scheduled for September 20, 2021, UFCW 1006A encourages our members to read each party’s platform and vote.
UFCW 1006A is proud to congratulate members at the Broadbent Institute for ratifying their new union contract, with gains from wage increases to flexible work-from-home arrangements post-pandemic.
Workers at Indigo (Kennedy Commons) Scarborough have voted to join UFCW 1006A, becoming the most recent group of Indigo/Chapters workers in Canada to achieve unionization.
Wage increases, improvements to pay scales, and language were among the gains achieved in the new contract for members at Asselin’s Your Independent Grocer (YIG) in Hawkesbury.