Langley, B.C. – July 15, 2021 – Food processing members at FG Deli in Langley, B.C. recently ratified a new collective agreement with major gains for members across the facility.
After two days of ratification meetings members secured the new contract with 65% voting in favour amidst very strong voter turnout.
The new contract will see most members gain an immediate $1.25 per hour increase with an additional .50 cents added by December of this year.
Top rates in each category will increase by $3.25 over the life of the five-year contract.
Based in Surrey, B.C., UFCW Local 247 represents over 14,000 members working in various industries and frontline sectors. To learn more about UFCW 247 and their outstanding work, visit the Local Union’s website.
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