New 3-year Deal for Aramark Members
UFCW Local 832 members at Aramark Refreshments voted 100 per cent in favour of a new three-year contract.
The deal contains a 2.5 per cent wage increase in each of the agreement, with the first increase retroactive to October 1, 2016. As well, it contains monetary hikes in the footwear allowance, dental contributions, and RRSP employer contributions.
The collective agreement also includes wording for payout for any unused vacation and some language cleanup.
Tentative Deal Reached at Aramark Refreshment
The union and the company have reached a tentative deal. As such, the union has scheduled a ratification vote for the members working at Aramark Refreshment for May 9.
Union negotiator Debra Malquist stated, “The committee is recommending acceptance of this new deal. The agreement provides for reasonable improvements to the existing terms and conditions of employment.”
Negotiations Continue at Aramark
The negotiating committees for Aramark Refreshment Services met on February 17, however, were unable to come to an agreement. The parties will continue bargaining on March 9 and 10.
Following these meetings, the union will provided a further update.
Aramark Negotiations Continue in February
The union and the company met in December 2016 to begin negotiations towards a new tentative agreement for the members working at Aramark Refreshment Services. The parties have scheduled further meetings for February 16 and 17, 2017.
Following these talks the union will provide a further update.
Union Preparing for Aramark Refreshment Negotiations
The current collective agreement for the members at Aramark Refreshment expires on September 30. The Local has already begun to prepare for upcoming bargaining with the company towards a new contract. Part of the preparation process is to obtain ideas about what improvements the members would like to see negotiated into their new collective agreement.
Tentative Deal Reached at Aramark NPF 17th Wing
Local 832 has scheduled a ratification meeting for the member working at Aramark NDF 17th Wing for April 20 at 4 p.m. at the union office.
At the meeting a summary of negotiations and the details of the settlement, which is being recommended by the union bargaining committee, will be reviewed with the members prior to a vote.