In the long battle for racial justice, a glimmer of hope appeared this week as an American jury found former police officer, Derek Chauvin, guilty of murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd.
UFCW 1006A members at NexCycle Plastics Brampton have voted to ratify a new union contract with gains, after successfully fighting back during negotiations against company proposals which would have negatively impacted members.
Wage increases and vacation improvements were among the gains achieved by 1006A members in their new union contract with K-Bro Linen.
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.