In honour of Black History Month, long-time 1006A steward Audrey worked tirelessly to create a massive window display in her workplace lunchroom to raise awareness about the achievements and struggles of Black people across North America.
UFCW 1006A members at Wilson’s YIG in Ottawa continue to improve their rights and livelihoods as they achieved new gains in their new union contract.
UFCW 1006A members at TruHarvest Meats have ratified their first union contract.
UFCW 1006A members at Dessureault’s Your Independent Grocer in Orleans achieved several gains in their new union contract.
UFCW Canada Local 1006A is one of Ontario’s largest private sector local unions.
We are the union for workers in diverse sectors from Grocery Retail, Food Processing, Restaurant, Hotels, Security, Retail Commerce, Laundry, Warehousing/Distribution, Transit, and Cannabis.
Our members work for a variety of employers such as Loblaws, Superstore (RCSS), No Frills, Swiss Chalet, Hilton, Holiday Inn, Marriott, Garda Security, Canadian Linen, LensCrafters, Aramark, HMS Host and many more. For a complete list of click here.
You will find our union members working in communities across Ontario from the Greater Toronto Area, Ottawa to Windsor, Thunder Bay to London, Kingston to St. Catharines to Kitchener and the many towns and cities in between.
""I was working 40 hours and even though I was hired full-time, I was getting paid at a part-time rate. My Union Rep raised the issue with my new owner and helped make sure I got paid correctly for the hours I had worked." – Mark Zanin, No Frills.Read More
"I have never been part of a union before and never really understood the big deal until I became a member of UFCW Canada Local 1006A. I feel very secure knowing that I have rights and that I have someone to back me up and help me argue my point when I need it." – Angel Vernon, Tok Transit Viva.Read More