Brantford, Ont. – May 16, 2022 – UFCW 1006A members at the Best Western Hotel & Conference Centre in Brantford, Ontario recently secured a new three-year collective agreement that increases wages and benefits, among other improvements.
“Thank you to our committee members for stepping up and working to make a difference on behalf of the membership,” says UFCW 1006A President Wayne Hanley. “When we work together, we can build a better future for each other.”
In addition to wage and medical benefit improvements, members also secured the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation as a paid statutory holiday. Improvements were also made to members' shoe allowance, along with expanded bereavement language and minimum wage protections.
To read more about the collective bargaining victory at Best Western Brantford, click here.
UFCW Local 1006A represents 36,000 members in a wide range of sectors across Ontario, including the grocery retail, food processing, hospitality, laundry, warehousing, transportation, cannabis, and eye care industries. To read more about UFCW 1006A and its outstanding work, visit the Local Union’s website.
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