Toronto – February 27, 2014 – Since the release of his June 2012 White Paper, Paths To Prosperity – Flexible Labour Markets, Ontario Conservative Boss Tim Hudak has travelled the province demonizing workers and their unions as the main cause of job losses in Ontario.
Toronto – February 25, 2014 – On February 28, UFCW Canada will join workers and other labour groups around the world to recognize Repetitive Strain Injury Awareness Day. Health and safety activists initiated the annual day of awareness in 2000 to help bring attention to an occupational hazard that affects thousands of people in many different sectors of the economy.
Montreal – February 26, 2014 – UFCW Canada Local 501 (TUAC 501) is pleased to announce that customer service employees at UI Contact in Laval, Quebec have voted to join the union following a winning unionization campaign last month.
Leamington, Ont. – February 27, 2014 – UFCW Canada, Canada’s leading voice of workers and the union representing Heinz employees in Leamington, joined communities throughout southwestern Ontario today in welcoming the letter of intent between Canco and Heinz to produce food products at the long-standing Leamington facility, which, until today’s announcement, was slated to close this June.