Toronto – January 19, 2022 – January 29 marks the second National Day of Remembrance and Action Against Islamophobia. Five years ago on this date, six worshippers lost their lives at a Québec City mosque.
Steinbach, Man. – January 18, 2022 – The latest recipient of the UFCW Canada Equity Grant has been awarded to the Citizens On Patrol Program (COPP) – Steinbach Chapter for their commitment to public safety and community service.
Yamachiche, Que. – January 17, 2022 – UFCW 1991-P members at Olymel Yamachiche pork processing facility recently ratified a new collective agreement that provides substantial wage increases for new hires, in addition to increasing shift premiums.
Ottawa – January 14, 2022 – The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed many holes in our public health care system, and there are many on the political right who see it as an opportunity to privatize health care.
Toronto – January 12, 2022 – The new year brings new opportunities to learn for free with UFCW Canada’s premiere online learning portal, webCampus. Courses on Digital Skills, Health & Safety, Skilled Trades, and more are now available for free enrollment.
York Region and Durham Region, Ont. – January 11, 2022 – Social services workers at The Salvation Army York Housing and Support Services are the newest members of UFCW 175 & 633 after a successful certification vote to join the union.
Oshawa, Ont. – January 10, 2022 – UFCW 1006A members at the Best Western Plus Durham Hotel and Conference Centre have recently ratified a new collective agreement that increases wages and provides additional paid sick days and stat holiday pay, in addition to other improvements.
Toronto – January 7, 2022 – According to the latest report from Kevin Grier Marketing Analysis and Consulting, Canadian pork producers are maintaining steady production levels, processing upwards of 480,000 hogs per week by the end of 2021.