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.


Tentative agreement reached at Dauphin Consumer Co-op

September 28, 2006 The union is pleased to advise that a tentative agreement has been reached with Dauphin Consumer Co-op on the renewal of your Collective Agreement. » Read More

Category: Dauphin Co-operatives Ltd., News

Federated Co-op Ratifies New Agreement

September 25, 2006 On September 22, members of UFCW Local 832 employed at the Federated Co-op warehouse in Winnipeg ratified a new five-year collective agreement by 86 per cent. Over the life of this agreement, employees will see wages increases from about $1.60 to $1.80 per hour. Maintenance workers will see a 75-cent an hour increase effective immediately. The boot allowance and freezer premiums will also... » Read More

Category: News, Federated Co-operatives

Notice to all Group Westco Members

September 24, 2006 Thank you to all of you who attended the membership meeting on September 25th. Your input assisted us today in providing the Company with a counter proposal. Some of your proposals have been agreed to (including the new Exhibit 1, revision to Grievance Committee article, names of arbitrators, general holiday calculation and some minor housekeeping items) but most remain outstanding, including... » Read More

Category: News

Tentative Agreement Reached at Federated Co-op Warehouse

September 13, 2006 The union has reached a tentative agreement for the 130 members working at Federated Co-op Warehouse in Winnipeg. A meeting is scheduled for Friday, September 22 at 6pm at the training centre. Nominations will also take place for shop stewards with voting to take place in November.

Category: News

Don't Forget about UFCW Local 832 Youth Meeting

September 13, 2006 The UFCW Local 832 Youth Committee will be holding a meeting at the Winnipeg union office on September 28 at 6 pm. Pizza and refreshments will be provided. The agenda for this meeting is to discuss the upcoming youth conference in the spring of 2007 and to discuss the local’s youth committee and how it should be structured. » Read More

Category: News

Grace Hospital Negotiations Update

September 7, 2006
Over the summer months, your union negotiating committee met with the Grace Hospital management committee for two days of bargaining in July.  The hospital withdrew a number of their non monetary proposals, and in addition, some additional non monetary items were agreed to.
At this time, three additional bargaining dates have been scheduled for September 18, 19, and 29th.  We...
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Category: Grace General Hospital, News

King Transportation Ratify New Agreement

September 6, 2006 On September 5th 2006, workers attending the Union meeting voted 74% in favour of the new Collective Agreement. We missed you but believe it is important you know the changes that were negotiated to the Collective Agreement on your behalf. Enclosed is information that was distributed and discussed at the Union meeting prior to the ratification vote being held. » Read More

Category: News

Krown Produce Ratifies New Agreement

August 19, 2006 Members at Krown Produce ratifed a new three-year agreement by 83.3% on Saturday August 19. Members will see a minimum 2% wage increase in each year of the agreement with the first increase retro active to June 1, 2006.

Category: News

North of 53 Co-op in Flin Flon ratify contract

August 11, 2006 On August 10 members at the North of 53 Co-op in Flin Flon voted 89% in favour of extending their contract till December 31, 2008 and a 10% wage increase. Upon ratification, members will receive a 2.5% increase, they will receive an additional increase effective May 29, 2007 and the final 5% on May 29, 2008. » Read More

Category: News

Over $30,000 in Scholarships Awarded

August 11, 2006 On August 10, young members of UFCW Local 832 along with family and friends attended the scholarship ceremony at the UFCW Training Centre. The annual event was established years ago to award members who want to further their education in college or university.

Category: Training Centre News, News


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