Las Vegas, Nevada – April 26, 2018 – Gender equity is now a reality at the UFCW Canada National Council Executive Board, as the council convened for the first time since a resolution was passed to expand and restructure the union’s governing body.
Las Vegas, Nevada – April 25, 2018 – On Wednesday, UFCW activists and delegates from across Canada and the USA gathered for the third day of the UFCW 8th Regular Convention – to chart the future of the union and to reaffirm the commitment to grow the UFCW family over the next five years.
Las Vegas, Nevada – April 24, 2018 – On Tuesday, the second day of the UFCW 8th Regular Convention, more than 2,500 delegates convening in Las Vegas proudly endorsed the tremendous leadership of the UFCW “Members Team” slate and its service to the membership by unanimously re-electing International President Marc Perrone and the four other members of the International Executive Committee for another term.
Las Vegas, Nevada – April 23, 2018 – More than 2,500 UFCW activists from across North America, including 400 UFCW Canada delegates and activists, joined in unity for the opening day of the UFCW 8th Regular Convention in Las Vegas.
Toronto – April 21, 2018 – Each year on April 28, union members and their allies from across the country gather, light candles, and wear ribbons to pay their respects and remember the thousands of women and men who have been killed or injured, or have suffered illnesses as a result of work-related incidents.
Toronto – April 20, 2018 – Five years after the Rana Plaza building collapse, UFCW Canada is calling on members, activists, and allies to tell Walmart to sign an accord that will protect the health and safety of Bangladeshi garment factory workers. Bangladesh is a major source of apparel sold at Walmart.