London, Ont. – February 5, 2019 – UFCW Canada Local 175 members working at the Coca-Cola Bottling Company in London, Ontario have achieved a new collective agreement that provides wage gains, a new pension plan, and more.
Toronto – February 4, 2019 – On February 5, hundreds of thousands of Canadians across the country will celebrate the Lunar New Year – the Year of the Pig – by spending time with friends and family in numerous fun-filled activities to mark year 4717 on the lunar calendar.
Abbotsford, B.C. – February 2, 2019 – UFCW Canada Local 1518 members working at Rossdown Farms & Natural Foods have achieved their first contract, securing important gains that include better wages and more vacation.
Toronto – January 31, 2019 – Attention all UFCW Canada activists and allies: your urgent support is needed to help stop the union-busting tactics of global meat giant Cargill, who is trying to prevent workers in Turkey from expressing their democratic right to join a union.
Toronto – January 30, 2019 – Black History Month is observed annually in February across North America. Rooted in the activism of historian Carter G. Woodson, who successfully pushed for the creation of Negro History Week in the United States, the month was first recognized by the Canadian government following a 1995 motion led by Jean Augustine.