January 26, 2017

Sisters and Brothers of the Brewery Council,

For those of you that are not aware my Union, CUBGW LOCAL 325, went on strike on January 12/17. As we know going on strike is the last resort a Union has when it has no other choice due to its employer being unreasonable at the bargaining table!

Read more: Letter from CUBGW LOCAL 325 - On strike at Molson Coors Toronto

Congratulations are in order to Brooke McQuigge who will be representing Canada in the 2017 IIHF U18 Women’s World Hockey Championship in the  Czech Republic. Brooke was chosen earlier in the year at tryouts in Saskatchewan.

Read more: Go Brooke go!

This will be the final update with regard to contract negotiations recently concluded with The Beer Store. Ratification votes have been conducted throughout the Province.

Read more: NOTICE: TO ALL MEMBERS UFCW LOCAL UNION 12R24
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UFCW News

  • UFCW Canada observes the National Day of Mourning – April 28, 2018

    Toronto – April 21, 2018 – Each year on April 28, union members and their allies from across the country gather, light candles, and wear ribbons to pay their respects and remember the thousands of women and men who have been killed or injured, or have suffered illnesses as a result of work-related incidents.

  • Tell Walmart: Protect workers’ safety in Bangladesh!

    Toronto – April 20, 2018 – Five years after the Rana Plaza building collapse, UFCW Canada is calling on members, activists, and allies to tell Walmart to sign an accord that will protect the health and safety of Bangladeshi garment factory workers. Bangladesh is a major source of apparel sold at Walmart.

  • Workers at East Metro Youth Services join the union – UFCW 175

    Toronto – April 19, 2018 – Workers at East Metro Youth Services in Toronto are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 175 after recently voting to join the union.