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.


Maple Leaf Bargaining Update - September 12, 2019

September 12, 2019

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Hi, I'm Jeff Traeger, President of UFCW Local 832 and I'...

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Category: Maple Leaf Fresh Foods-Brandon

Members at Canadian Linen Ratify new Contract

September 11, 2019

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 – UFCW members at Canadian Linen ratified a new deal today by 78%. 

The members landed a good deal that brings a 9.75% wage improvements over four years, including RRSP and Vision. This new contract also brings a large amount of language cleanup and improvements that will resolve a good number of issues in the workplace. 

Canadian Linen and Uniform...

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Category: Canadian Linen

First contract achieved with Stella's

September 9, 2019



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It's time to submit your HyLife bargaining proposals

September 4, 2019

Preparation are underway for a new agreement at Hylife

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Category: HyLife

Members vote to accept final offer from Dauphin Co-op

August 27, 2019

The bargaining committee had recommended that the membership say no to this offer, but on Sunday, August 25, 2019, members in Dauphin voted yes to accept the Co-operatives Final Offer.

The Union has filed an Unfair Labour Practise against the employer for interference, through inappropriate communications.

"Last time they gave over 2% each year and have since built a new store...

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Category: Dauphin Co-operatives Ltd.

Election results are in

August 22, 2019

At 4:32 today, we received the results from the commissioner, and we regret to inform you that UFCW 832 was not successful in retaining any of our members in health care. 

We are sad, of course, to lose our health care members through this ridiculous process. UFCW has stood up for our members at St. Boniface,...

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Category: News

Garda Negotiations Continue in September

July 29, 2019

The union bargaining committee met with Garda Canada Security Corporation on July 23 and 24. During this round of negotiations, the parties made some good progress regarding the non-monetary issues. 

However, due to limited days available over the next few months, negotiations on the renewal of the collective agreement for the members working at Garda will...

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Category: Garda Security

Proposal Meetings for Valleyview Consumer Co-op Ltd. Members

July 12, 2019


The existing Collective Bargaining Agreement expired on June 30, 2019, for Valleyview Consumer Co-op Ltd. We have already begun to prepare for negotiations for a new Collective Agreement, and part of the preparation process is to obtain your ideas about what improvements should be negotiated into the new agreement. 

Please review your Collective Agreement and bring all...

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Category: Valleyview Co-operatives Ltd.

Ukrainian Farmers Co-op Negotiations Underway

July 11, 2019

The union and the company met on July 9 and 10 to begin negotiations towards renewing the collective agreement for the members working at the Ukrainian Farmers Co-op. 

The parties did reach deals on some minor non-monetary items and had good discussion on several areas. However, unfortunately, the Co-op has proposed several concessions that would weaken the collective agreement and/or...

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Category: Ukrainian Co-operatives Ltd.

Winnserv Negotiations to Continue in September

July 11, 2019

The bargaining committees negotiating a new collective agreement for our members at Winnserv met on July 4 and 5. During these two days, the parties did make good headway on some of the non-monetary issues.

Union negotiator Phil Kraychuk stated, “We will continue negotiations in September and plan to deal with the remainder of the outstanding non-monetary items, as well as address the...

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Category: Winnserv


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