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*UFCW Media Releases

UFCW 832 Calls for Binding Arbitration to Get Bus Drivers Back to Work for Parents

September 30, 2020

The Winnipeg School Division Bus Driver Strike first started on September 8th over the failed legislation of Bill 28. The two sides engaged in a day of Conciliation on Friday…
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UFCW 832 Calls for Boycott of All Stella’s Locations

September 29, 2020

As a result of constant attempts at worker intimidation and suppression, the Union is calling on the public, UFCW membership, and the broader labour community to boycott Stella’s at every…
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Stella’s Gaslighting on Details

September 24, 2020

The Union would like to bring some clarity to the issues at the bargining table and clear up any misinformation being provided by the Employer. General Scheduling issues.Many of the…
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Conciliation Day Booked with Stella’s Management

September 23, 2020

The Union applied for Conciliation and the Employer agreed to meet at the Bargaining Table on Monday, September 28, with a government-appointed Conciliation officer. “We asked for the Employer to…
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UFCW 832 Members Working at Stella’s Serve Up a Strike

September 20, 2020

After a full day of meetings today, UFCW 832 members working at Stella’s on Sherbrook voted overwhelmingly in favour of going on strike. The picket line will begin in front…
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UFCW Invites Trustees to the Bargaining Table

September 9, 2020

This afternoon, the UFCW 832 Union Negotiator sent a letter to Eric Barnaby, Director of Human Resources and Chris Broughton, Chair of the Winnipeg School Division Board of Trustees to invite…
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Winnipeg School Division Bus Driver Strike Starts Today

September 8, 2020

At 7:00 am this morning, School Bus Drivers were at the picket line. They were ready to vote on a new offer, but since a new offer didn’t show up,…
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Winnipeg School Division Bus Drivers move forward with Strike Action for September 8

September 2, 2020

In the absence of a new offer, the UFCW 832 Bus Drivers working in Winnipeg School Division met this afternoon to start prepping for a strike that will commence on…
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Forcing Maple Leaf workers into weekend overtime is the wrong thing to do right now

August 21, 2020

Due to animal welfare concerns, Maple Leaf will be forcing hundreds of workers to come in this Saturday, August 21, 2020, and work a shift of overtime. “Forcing overtime, is…
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COVID-19 Update – Monday, August 10, 2020

August 10, 2020

Over the weekend positive cases of COVID-19 have jumped in the plant, and with today’s new numbers, there are 23 positive cases of COVID-19 at Maple Leaf Brandon. Earlier today Maple…
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