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.


2019

Dauphin Co-op workers give strong strike mandate

July 10, 2019

After two separate meetings on Sunday, July 7, workers at Dauphin Co-op turned down the Co-op’s latest offer by 92% and voted 75% in favour of giving their bargaining committee a strike mandate.
 
“This 75% result puts the bargaining committee in a good position when we meet again at the bargaining table,” said Sonia Taylor, union negotiator. “We hope that after seeing how strongly...

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Category: Dauphin Co-operatives Ltd.

Maple Leaf Brandon Bargaining Update

June 27, 2019

Check out President Jeff Traeger's video update above.

 

Your bargaining committee lead by Jeff Traeger, President of UFCW Local 832 and Lead Negotiator started negotiations with the Employer last week, June 26 and...

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Category: Maple Leaf Fresh Foods-Brandon

ESIT Members Ratify New 2-Year Deal

June 26, 2019

On June 25, 2019, UFCW Local 832 union members working at ESIT voted 94 per cent in favour of accepting a new two-year collective agreement.

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Category: ESIT Canada

Tentative Agreement Reached at Heartland Livestock

June 17, 2019

UFCW and Heartland Livestock bargaining committees have reached a tentative deal for a new collective agreement for the members working at the plant.  The union will be scheduling a ratification vote and at that time the details of the new agreement will be reviewed with the members prior to a vote.
Union negotiator Sonia Taylor will advise the members as soon as a date is set.

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Category: Heartland Livestock

Sun Gro Negotiations Set to Start

June 14, 2019

The union and the company bargaining committees will meet on August 20 to begin negotiations towards a new collective agreement for the members working at Sun Gro Horticulture Ltd. Talks will continue on August 21, September 23 and 24. 
Union negotiator Sonia Taylor will provide an update as to the status of these negotiations after the September 24 meeting. Assisting negotiator Taylor...

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Category: Sun Gro Horticulture

Your Maple Leaf Brandon Bargaining Committee

June 12, 2019

Meet your 2019 Maple Leaf Bargaining Committee!

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Category: Maple Leaf Fresh Foods-Brandon

Tentative Agreement Reached for members at ESIT Canada.

June 11, 2019

Ratification Vote Session Set for Tuesday, June 25

 

Please be advised that the ESIT Canada Bargaining Committee comprised of Karen Dietz, Bryce Soulliere and myself are very pleased to inform you that a...

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Category: ESIT Canada

Union Members at Reh-Fit Say Yes New Agreement

June 11, 2019

UFCW Local 832 members working at the Manitoba Cardiac Institute (Reh-Fit) Inc. in Winnipeg voted 100 per cent in favour of a new collective agreement.

During the life of the two-year deal, members will see their wages go up by 3.75 per cent. Other monetary increases included a hike in their employer-paid RRSP contributions and employees can now carry over...

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Category: Reh-Fit Centre

Negotiation Preparations are Well Underway at Maple Leaf

June 7, 2019

Your Maple Leaf Brandon Union Negotiating Committee (see names below) met on Wednesday, June 5th and Thursday, June 6th to prepare for the upcoming negotiations meeting with the Company.  

Your committee reviewed the submissions received from the ballot box suggestions from the plant and all e-mail submissions.  We will be meeting with the Company’s Negotiating Committee on Wednesday,...

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Category: Maple Leaf Fresh Foods-Brandon

Garda Proposal Meetings

June 6, 2019

 

GOT YOUR PROPOSAL IDEAS READY?
We have many convenient ways to submit them:

At our Drop-In Meeting
Tuesday, June 11, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m....

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Category: Garda Security

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