Saskatoon, Sask. – April 17, 2019 – A five-month long strike at Saskatoon Co-op has ended, with more than 900 UFCW Canada Local 1400 members returning to work at the Co-op following the ratification of a new contract on Tuesday.
Toronto – March 26, 2019 – Following sustained advocacy by UFCW Canada, the federal government has agreed to allocate new resources to protect Canada’s pork sector against African Swine Fever (ASF) – a serious viral disease found in pigs that could potentially cause devastating impacts to the Canadian pork industry.
Toronto – January 31, 2019 – Attention all UFCW Canada activists and allies: your urgent support is needed to help stop the union-busting tactics of global meat giant Cargill, who is trying to prevent workers in Turkey from expressing their democratic right to join a union.
Saskatoon, Sask. – Dec. 21, 2018 – Labour activists, community allies, and family members came out in force to support UFCW Local 1400 members at Saskatoon Co-op on December 20, calling on Co-op CEOs Grant Wicks and Scott Banda to “Stop the Greed” and negotiate a fair contract as part of a major solidarity rally.