Members at Saladexpress achieve new contract – UFCW 503

Members at Saladexpress achieve new contract – UFCW 503 Quebec City – August 11, 2014 – Local 503 members have achieved a new collective agreement at Saladexpress – a food production facility that specializes in the processing of pre-cut vegetables for salads and soups. The new contract runs until October 2016 and is retroactive to October 2013.

Saladexpress employees, who have been members of the union since 1987, have had several collective agreements over time and, once again, they have shown that collective bargaining continues to bear fruit in workers’ interest. The new collective agreement provides for the following specific improvements:  

‘‘I wish to congratulate all members of our union who were involved in the negotiating of this new three-year collective agreement. This will help secure stability and improvements for workers in the Quebec City region," says UFCW Canada Local 503 President Louise Lefebvre.