News & Events

This page contains the current and most recent UFCW 832 news from the past three months. For older news items, please visit our News Archive page.


ACL Interlake Bargaining to Continue

July 10, 2017

This first round of bargaining was extremely productive as the parties were able to settle all non-monetary items during meetings on June 23 and 27. Future bargaining dates have yet to be scheduled since the negotiating committees have to wait on communication from the provincial government in terms of whether or not this sector is included in the much publicized Public Services Sustainability...

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Posting: Training and webCampus Advocate

July 7, 2017


UFCW Canada and Local 832 are working together on an exciting project aimed at engaging members interested in advancing training and education. We are looking for a volunteer (Local 832 member) who believes that learning is central to a successful career and life.

This project will run until December 2017 and then be evaluated for effectiveness.

In this volunteer...

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Public-sector unions file for injunction against heavy-handed new labour law

July 4, 2017

Via Manitoba Federation of Labour

Today the Partnership to Defend Public Services, representing more than 110,000 Manitoba workers, filed for an injunction against the so-called...

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UFCW has you covered for Canada 150

June 29, 2017

Our members make sure that you can enjoy everything you need on Canada Day — all union-made!

If you want burgers or steaks, be sure to shop at ...

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Light The Night 2017

June 28, 2017

Once again UFCW Local 832 is proud to be the presenting sponsor at this year’s Light the Night event on September 30th at the fork’s.

UFCW Local 832 along with UFCW Canada has raised over 38 million dollars with the Help of our great members and again this year we would like to add to that number...

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Conciliator Officer Assisting with North of 53 Negotiations

June 5, 2017

After a few dates of negotiations, talks hit a roadblock and the union applied to the Manitoba Labour Board for assistance. Unfortunately, the Co-op proposed several concessions that could take away or reduce some of the benefits that the members at North of 53 Co-op currently have. The union bargaining committee has no intention of agreeing to these concessions.

With the help of the...

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Category: North of 53 Co-operatives Ltd.

More Dates Set for FASD Negotiations

May 30, 2017

The negotiating committees for FASD Life’s Journey have set further bargaining dates for July 27 and 28. Following the completion of these bargaining dates, the union will provided with an update on the state of the negotiations process.

Category: FASD Life's Journey

‎Bargaining Set to Begin at ACL Interlake

May 26, 2017

The union negotiating committee, head negotiator Martin Trudel, Sylvia Kepp and Janice Kowerko, will meet with the company to start bargaining on June 16. Further meetings are scheduled for June 27 and 28.

During the first round of bargaining, the union will present its proposals regarding improvements to contract language, benefits and wage increases in the collective agreement for the...

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Category: ACL Interlake

Winnserv Negotiations Continue

May 26, 2017

The union and the company have set further bargaining dates for June 20 and 23. Negotiations for the renewal of the collective agreement for the union members working at Winnserv have been progressing, and the union is hoping to complete all of the non-monetary proposals and begin to address the monetary ones at June meetings.

Upon completion of the aforementioned dates, the union will...

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Conciliation Officer Appointed for Agropur Negotiations

May 18, 2017

The bargaining committees for Agropur Co-operative, along with a government-appointed conciliator officer, will meet on June 21 and 23 to continue talks in an effort of reaching a collective agreement.

Union negotiator Sonia Taylor will update the members at Agropur after the June 23 meeting.



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