Toronto – November 16, 2021 – According to the latest data from Statistics Canada, the price of food has been on a consistent rise over the past six months, with price increases across nearly every aisle in the grocery store.
Toronto – November 15, 2021 – UFCW Canada is proud to announce that three outstanding individuals – Janet Tang, Robert Jessup, and Adam Yahav – have been selected as the inaugural recipients of the UFCW Canada Equity Grant Program.
Calgary – November 10, 2021 – UFCW 401 members at Calgary’s Forest Lawn Sobeys have overwhelmingly ratified a new collective that offers wages increases and improvements to important rights and benefits.
Toronto – November 10, 2021 – Recent announcements by Doug Ford show a cynical premier trying on a new political persona, as more working people are looking to the NDP in the upcoming Ontario provincial election.
Toronto – November 9, 2021 – UFCW Canada Local Unions in Ontario recently won a historic arbitration after taking Loblaw to task for violating the terms of its collective agreement upon failing to recognize the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation as a paid holiday.
Vancouver – November 8, 2021 – UFCW 1518 members at Mountain Equipment Company (MEC) locations in Vancouver and Victoria recently ratified a new collective agreement with 98% approval that will raise wages, introduce new classifications and wage scales while guaranteeing more full-time positions.
Toronto – November 5, 2021 – UFCW Canada activists from across Ontario led the way at the 16th Biennial Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) Convention, involving hundreds of delegates and leaders representing one million union members throughout the province.
Toronto – November 3, 2021 – According to Statistics Canada, the snack and confectionary industry is nearing the lucrative $2 billion mark. And with Halloween just passing, there’s no surprise Canadian pantries are full of treats not tricks.