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Keep an eye on this page for bargaining updates for Safeway and Freshco.

*Sobeys West Inc. has changed its name to Sobeys Capital Incorporated.

Sobeys Capital Inc. Bargaining Update

January 14, 2022

Hi, I’m Jeff Traeger, president of local 832 and lead negotiator in this round of talks with your employer, Sobeys capitals Incorporated, on behalf of our members working at Safeway…
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Meet your Safeway/FreshCo Bargaining Sub-Committee

December 13, 2021

Your negotiations sub-committee provides a critical role in getting key messages out to all members at crucial times during bargaining, as well as ensuring we represent a robust cross-section of…
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Negotiations are officially underway for the Safeway/FreshCo 2022 contract

December 3, 2021

Watch a video update from President Traeger, your lead negotiator. Your negotiating committee met with representatives from Sobeys over the last two days to officially kick off bargaining your new contract and…
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Meet your Safeway & FreshCo Bargaining Committee!

November 26, 2021

Your Bargaining Committee: The proposals are in, the committee is formed, and today, your committee is going through the proposals you’ve all submitted. After today a document will be finalized…
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Now accepting proposals for Sobeys West contract improvements

October 13, 2021

If you have an idea that can improve your contract, now is the time to share it! The easiest way to do this is to complete our survey below. You…
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Your 2022 Safeway/FreshCo Bargaining Committee

October 12, 2021

The bargaining committee is made up of rank-and-file UFCW 832 members representing a variety of store departments and locations. They will work alongside the lead negotiator and union representatives to…
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Bargaining Committee applications are open for Safeway and FreshCo members

September 10, 2021

Apply to join the bargaining committee before October 1, 2021.

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