Victoria, B.C. – October 11, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 1518 President Ivan Limpright has been appointed as the labour force representative for British Columbia’s newly-established Fair Wages Commission, which is tasked with putting forward a plan to raise the province’s minimum wage to $15 an hour.
Peterborough, Ont. – October 11, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 175 members working at Minute Maid in Peterborough, Ontario have recently ratified a new four-year agreement that brings improvements to wages, contract language, and more.
Toronto – October 5, 2017 – Each year on October 7, the World Day for Decent Work joins workers and organizations around the world in a call for equity, fairness, and opportunity that comes through decent work.
Quebec City and Saskatoon – October 5, 2017 – Red, gold, and white lanterns lit up the night sky in Quebec and Saskatchewan last week as activists from TUAC Local 500 and UFCW Canada Local 1400 came together for Light the Night walks in Quebec City and Saskatoon.