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.