Châteauguay, Que. – June 18, 2015 – Workers at Aramark Quebec in Châteauguay, Quebec are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 1991P after voting to join the union earlier this year. The Aramark members specialize in hygiene and food safety for a number of health care facilities in the Montérégie region of the province.
The 80 members at Aramark Quebec join the 250,000 workers across Canada who have chosen UFCW Canada – the country's leading union for food and commercial workers – as their collective bargaining agent.
"We are absolutely delighted to welcome the Aramark Quebec workers to UFCW Local 1991P, and we want them to know that this is their union," says Mario Maisonneuve, President of UFCW Canada Local 1991P. "By adding their voice to UFCW, the new members will be able to greatly improve their working conditions, and we look forward to bargaining on their behalf," Brother Maisonneuve adds.