Workers at Korea Food Trading, an importing and distributing company, voted ‘YES’ to become members of UFCW Canada Local 1006A.
The vote took place on June 16, 2016. The bargaining unit will be made up of approximately 25 workers who work in purchasing, sales and warehousing.
UFCW Canada Local 1006A's Executive Board held its inaugural meeting on June 14, setting forth the mission and agenda for the new local union.
Officers and members of the Executive Board were sworn into their roles by UFCW Canada President Paul Meinema.
Workers at iFLY TORONTO, an indoor skydiving facility, have voted overwhelmingly ‘YES’ to joining UFCW Canada Local 1006A.
UFCW 1006A member Deniese Burrell, who works at Loblaw Great Food, is one of the winners of our Share Your Pandemic Story contest!
UFCW 1006A member Michael Burger, who works at Aspect Retail Logistics, is one of the winners of our Share Your Pandemic Story contest!
1006A activists are coming together for the 16 Days of Activism to End Gender-Based Violence, by raising awareness in their workplaces and communities.
1006A Members at Weston Bakeries have achieved gains in their new contract.
Cannabis workers are increasingly voting ‘Union Yes,’ as workers from Tokyo Smoke (Wellington St., Ottawa) became the latest group to join the union family.
Shoeboxes full of the holiday spirit are making their way to local women’s shelters in Ottawa and Pembroke, thanks to UFCW 1006A’s women issues network activists and staff.
New stewards from across Ontario came together for Local 1006A’s online stewards training this November, to gain skills and tools to help their co-workers on the shop floor.