TORONTO – October 3, 2018 – UFCW activists in Edmonton, Regina and Winnipeg joined thousands of their neighbours for Light the Night walks on September 29, to support and fundraise for the life changing and life saving work of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC).
Ottawa – October 2, 2018 – The national leader of Canada’s food workers union says the trade deal with U.S. and Mexico will weaken Canada’s food system and create uncertainty for workers and their communities.
Grand Falls-Windsor, Nfld. – September 29, 2018 – UFCW Local 1252 members and hospitality workers in Newfoundland recently won a new contract with the Mount Peyton Resort & Conference Centre, located in Grand Falls-Windsor, about an hour west of Gander.
Toronto – September 28, 2018 – UFCW welcomed comrades from Indonesia and former Coca-Cola workers to Canada on September 24, as part of the IUF campaign to shed international light on reported human rights abuses at bottling and distribution locations around the world.
Moose Jaw, Sask. – September 27, 2018 – UFCW Canada Local 1400 stewards from across Saskatchewan recently gathered in Moose Jaw to sharpen their activist skills and strengthen their network as frontline UFCW workplace advocates.