Vancouver – May 26, 2023 – UFCW 1518 members at IGA #11 are celebrating a new contract victory that helps to address affordability issues for the downtown Vancouver workers.
The new contract includes wage increases over three years with a significant boost to the start rate aimed at improving recruitment and staffing at the downtown grocery store.
Members will also see a shortened timeline to top-rate from six years to four years with the new contract, in addition to improved sick days and the inclusion of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation as a statutory holiday.
To read more about the collective bargaining victory at IGA #11, click here.
UFCW Local 1518 represents more than 26,000 members working in the community health, hospitality, retail, cannabis, industrial, and professional sectors across British Columbia. To read more about UFCW 1518 and its outstanding work, visit the Local Union’s website.
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