Union News

Membership Meeting February 19 at 6pm

By | Breaking News, Membership

UFCW Local 135’s first quarterly Membership Meeting of 2020 takes place Wednesday, February 19 at 6pm at the Mission Valley office. Before the meeting at 5pm, Jack Miller and the awesome retirees of the San Diego UFCW 135 Retirees Club will have some delicious grilled goodies for members and their families to munch on. Come on out, get fed, get informed of the recent goings on with your Union, and get involved!

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Health Insurance Open Enrollment Deadline is January 31

By | Benefits & Pension, Breaking News

REMINDER TO QUALIFIED FOOD TRUST MEMBERS The deadline for Open Enrollment for members of the Food Trust (Albertsons, Food 4 Less, Vons, Ralphs, Stater Bros, Gelsons and Kiel’s) has been extended to January 31. If you want to make changes to your healthcare plan, which now includes Kaiser Permanente, please come into either UFCW Local 135 office during regular business hours. The North County office will be unavailable for insurance changes starting at noon on January 24 through the deadline….

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North County Office Closed January 27 for Remodel

By | Breaking News

REMINDER FOR NORTH COUNTY MEMBERS OF UFCW LOCAL 135 Our North County office will be closed January 27 for approximately 30 days for a remodel. Our Trust Fund computers will be shut down in North County at 1pm on Friday, January 24. If you have insurance changes or plan on retiring please do so before noon on the 24th or visit the main office in Mission Valley during regular business hours.

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UFCW 135 Mobile App Relaunched!

By | Breaking News

We are excited to announce the re-launch of our new and improved, updated UFCW Local 135 Mobile App! Our member friendly Mobile App, in English and Spanish, is chock full of useful union material including most contracts, contact info, staff member and E-Board info, Rep routes, forms, discounts, educational opportunities, Local 135 news, Local 135 union shops, a calendar, and other information relevant to our membership. The App also allows your union to send you push notifications regarding important news…

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Healthcare Benefit Improvements for Qualified Members

By | Benefits & Pension, Breaking News

Attention Grocery Members- In the recent grocery contract negotiations with the companies, we were able to make improvements to your benefits. It is important that you open your enrollment packets and read them carefully. Here are some highlights to the changes: Unused dental and vision will roll over to the next year — Up to half of total benefit dollars can be used in the next calendar year and will not be lost Changes to working spouse rule that dramatically…

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Gelsons Contract Vote

By | Breaking News, Negotiations Updates

UFCW has reached a tentative agreement with Gelsons! TO: ALL MEMBERS OF GELSONS We have reached a tentative agreement with your employer and there will be walk through voting at the locations listed below. Notifications are being mailed out this week. Please make it a priority to vote on the contract as presented. Tuesday, October 15, 2019                          San Diego Times:  8am to 6pm Location: UFCW Local 135 2001 Camino Del Rio South San Diego, CA 92108 North County…

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UFCW Pharmacist Contract Vote

By | Breaking News, Negotiations Updates, Pharmacists Professional Division

  To all Pharmacists of Vons, Albertsons, and Ralphs: We have reached a tentative agreement with your employer and there will be walk through voting from 7am until 6pm at our San Diego and North County San Diego locations. Please make it a priority to vote on  the contract as presented. Bring your voting card or a drivers license or government issued ID. San Diego UFCW Local 135 2001 Camino Del Rio South San Diego, CA 92108 North County San…

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