Prince George, B.C. – May 31, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 1518 members working at the first and only unionized Canadian Tire store in British Columbia have recently achieved a new contract that brings wage increases and more.
Toronto – May 30, 2017 – UFCW Canada is encouraged by the Government of Ontario’s announcement today that it will strengthen the province’s labour laws by boosting the minimum wage, mandating equal pay for equal work, increasing vacation and personal leave entitlements, and enhancing union rights for some sectors, and says additional reforms are needed to ensure that all workers are fully protected under the law and are able to enjoy a good quality of life.
Moncton, N.B. – May 26, 2017 – UFCW Canada's leading internship program for young labour activists, the Young Workers Internship Program (YIP), recently kicked off its 2017 season in Moncton, New Brunswick.