It is with great sadness that we report Tony Agostini passed away on Saturday July 9, 2016 at the age of 57. Tony was a beloved union representative with UFCW Canada Local 1006A and was a part of the local union family for more than 36 years.
Local 1006A members at Dewe’s Your Independent Grocer in Belleville ratified a fair union contract with wage increases and other improvements.
UFCW Canada Local 1006A was proud to celebrate Toronto Pride from July 1 to July 3, 2016. Members, activists and staff joined more than a million Pride participants for the Trans March on July 1, Dyke March on July 2 and the Pride Parade on July 3.
Join your union, UFCW Canada Local 1006A, in raising money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) by participating in our annual Ride for a Cure on Saturday, August 20, 2016. Participants and passengers will take an enjoyable motorcycle ride through Ontario's most beautiful country roads for a good cause.
Last year, our the Ride raised $8,000 to help the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada achieve their mission.
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.