Surrey, B.C. – March 30, 2019 – UFCW Canada Local 247 members working at Fresh St. Market locations across Greater Vancouver have ratified a new union contract that provides better benefits, wage increases, and more.
Halifax – March 27, 2019 – UFCW Canada activists recently joined hundreds of academics, service providers, and government officials from across Canada and the United States at the 2019 National Metropolis Conference, held in Halifax from March 21 to 23.
Toronto – March 26, 2019 – Following sustained advocacy by UFCW Canada, the federal government has agreed to allocate new resources to protect Canada’s pork sector against African Swine Fever (ASF) – a serious viral disease found in pigs that could potentially cause devastating impacts to the Canadian pork industry.
Calgary – March 25, 2019 – UFCW Local 401 members from across Alberta recently gathered for four days of workshops, special presentations, and activist engagement at the 2019 UFCW 401 Members’ Conference.
Toronto – March 23, 2019 – UFCW Canada Local 175 members working at East Metro Youth Services in Toronto have achieved a first collective agreement that provides wage gains, lump sum payments, and more.
Toronto – March 22, 2019 – UFCW activists joined migrant workers, community organizations, and concerned citizens from across the Greater Toronto Area at Nathan Phillips Square on March 21, to rally for migrant justice and denounce racism and xenophobia.