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Negotiations Updates

RITE AID UPDATE 08/04/2018 – Who do you trust?

By | Breaking News, Negotiations Updates, RITE AID

Rite Aid’s tricky lawyers? Or your fellow members and elected union negotiators? Rite Aid management wants to fool you. That’s why they sent a private anti-union lawyer to negotiations instead of their management. So don’t believe the misleading lawyer lies they keep handing out. Here are the facts: Their proposed plan would: Cut full time employees by 25% Make it harder to get health care benefits Exclude most employees from wage increases (notice their use of the word “eligible” every time…

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Rite Aid Workers Overwhelmingly Vote to Authorize Strike

By | Breaking News, Negotiations Updates, RITE AID

United Food and Commercial Workers International Union Members Overwhelmingly Vote “No” to a Draconian Rite Aid Proposal that Imposes Unattainable Wage Increases and Eliminates Health Care Benefits for Retirees SAN DIEGO, CA – July 31, 2018 – In a decisive display of union power and unity, an overwhelming majority of Southern California Rite Aid employees who are members of the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Union voted today to reject management’s contract offer. The corporate proposal makes it almost…

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09/28/2017 – Food 4 Less Update

By | Breaking News, FOOD 4 LESS, Grievances & Contract Enforcement, Negotiations Updates

The Food 4 Less Boycott is on! Bring friends and family! Our brothers & sisters really need our help now. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1 – 5pm 1320 E. 30th St, National City 7420 Broadway, Lemon Grove 312 Euclid Ave, San Diego SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 10am – 2pm 660 Palomar St, Chula Vista 444 Broadway, El Cajon 7730 Hazard Center Dr, San Diego

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08/16/2017 – Breaking News! CVS Ratifies Contract

By | Breaking News, Negotiations Updates

Congratulations to our CVS Members, who ratified a new four-year contract. This contract is loaded with improvements, including solid wage increases in each year of the contract. We would like to thank all of our community partners and friends in the labor movement for your support. Mainly, we want to thank all of our CVS Members for your courage and strength throughout the process. Solidarity works!!!

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07/28/2017 – Tentative Agreement with CVS Reached

By | Breaking News, Negotiations Updates

We at the UFCW have reached a Tentative Agreement with CVS Drug Stores on a new contract. Dates for ratification meetings are being finalized. We are extremely proud of this agreement which affects thousands of workers across the State of California. Thank you to all of our community partners for your support. Most importantly, we thank our amazing CVS Members for their strength and solidarity!

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07/15/2017 – CVS Negotiations Update

By | Breaking News, Negotiations Updates

CVS negotiations continued on 7/13 and 7/14 with no real progress to report.  Another bargaining session is scheduled for 7/18. CVS members are proudly wearing their union buttons and will continue to stand together until CVS gets serious and demonstrates that they value their employees with a fair contract offer.  Other actions at the stores may be necessary following the 7/18 bargaining session, if there is not significant progress. Your union is fighting for living wages, affordable and accessible benefits…

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