Local 1006A members will have the opportunity to review and vote on details of the tentative agreement at ratification meetings and polls, which have been scheduled throughout the province.
Your union strongly encourages you to attend the ratification meeting and/or poll in your area and have your say.
"I am very grateful to my union for protecting my rights as a No Frills employee. Upon starting my university studies in 2014, I applied for the UFCW Local 1000A scholarship... Since the union’s scholarship helped reduce the high cost of university, the union has made a positive impact in my life." – Connor Hartson, Gord and Kim's No Frills in Kingston
On April 28, your union will join labour and community allies in coming together to mark the National Day of Mourning. This event is about remembering workers killed, injured or made ill on the job and resolving to prevent future tragedies.
The Day of Mourning is an annual tradition that was started by the Canadian Labour Congress in 1984.
UFCW 1006A is calling on Loblaw to immediately reinstate the program that directly paid workers when they were sick or isolating due to an exposure.
The green wave continues at UFCW 1006A as more Cannabis workers across Ontario are voting to join the local union, this time from Plateau Cannabis.
Sheela Sivanesan saw first-hand the impact COVID-19 had on racialized workers at her workplace.
Over the last year and half, I have been inspired by the resilience and strength of our members in the face of the pandemic.
UFCW 1006A member Anita Rotiroti, who works at Swiss Chalet, is one of the winners of our Share Your Pandemic Story contest!