Dynacare workers vote for strike action as bargaining for a first collective agreement reaches impasse
February 05, 2024 11:30 ET | United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW) Locals 175 & 633
Bargaining for a first collective agreement for workers at nine Dynacare locations has reached an impasse over wage rates | UFCW Locals 175 & 633
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Industry-Leading Agreement Reached for 26,000 UFCW Grocery Workers Across Ontario
December 22, 2023 15:28 ET | UFCW Canada
Nearly 26,000 unionized retail grocery workers across Ontario have ratified a historic industry-leading collective agreement.
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New Jersey’s First Service-Disabled Veteran And Latino-Owned Cannabis Dispensary Opens In Jersey City
November 08, 2023 21:09 ET | The Cannabis Place
JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 08, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via IBN --  The Cannabis Place announces the grand opening of its New Jersey flagship dispensary location this Thursday at 4:20 p.m. ET in Jersey...
December 6 Vancouver shoe memorial honors victims of gender-based violence
November 29, 2022 09:56 ET | UFCW Canada
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The United Food and Commercial Workers Local 247 (UFCW 247) is once again hosting the annual National Day of Remembrance and Action on...
Ratification results for BC Superstore and Distribution Centre members
July 09, 2022 11:11 ET | UFCW 247
SURREY, British Columbia, July 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Voting on whether to accept a new agreement or strike has concluded for nearly 10,000 retail grocery and warehouse members of the United...
“It’s Time to Decide” - Union Calls on BC Superstore and Distribution Centre Members to Participate in Strike Decision
July 04, 2022 09:30 ET | UFCW 247
SURREY, British Columbia, July 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly 10,000 retail grocery and warehouse workers across BC, members of the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 247, are...
MEDIA ADVISORY: Canada’s food workers’ Union to release 2022 Migrant Farm Workers report in Leamington, Ontario, on Sunday, June 26
June 24, 2022 13:56 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, June 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canada’s food workers’ union, the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW Canada), will be holding a press conference in Leamington, Ontario, to release...
UFCW Canada lifetime fundraising for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada tops $49 million thanks to $1.86 million campaign in 2021-2022
June 17, 2022 13:22 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, June 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  Another year of pandemic restrictions presented unique challenges for UFCW Canada’s fundraising efforts on behalf of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society...
Statement by UFCW Canada on Refugee Rights Day – April 4
April 04, 2022 13:07 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, April 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Each year in Canada, Refugee Rights Day is commemorated on April 4. The day is an opportunity to celebrate the advances that have been made in the...
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More Original Farm Budtenders Join UFCW 1518 and Win Common Employer Application
February 03, 2022 10:22 ET | UFCW 1518
VICTORIA, British Columbia, Feb. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The BC Bud Union, a division of UFCW 1518, has grown its power significantly after 14 cannabis workers at the Original Farm Hillside...