UFCW Canada Local 1991P members achieve first contract at Exceldor in Saint-Anselme

UFCW Canada YESMontreal  – November 16, 2013 – Workers at the Exceldor poultry processing facility in Saint-Anselme have ratified a first collective agreement as members of UFCW Canada Local 1991P. The agreement covers a bargaining unit of about 600 members, and runs until July 2020.

The new collective agreement negotiated by Local 1991P brings a number of improvements to the former contract with the Syndicat démocratique des salariés de la Coop de Dorchester, including:

‘‘The new collective agreement will provide members at Exceldor in Saint-Anselme enhanced job security while also providing improved working conditions in the Chaudières-Appalaches region," says UFCW Canada Local 1991P negotiator Léo Miclette.