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Bargaining committee recommends rejection of Special Officer’s report
UFCW 1518’s bargaining committee has rejected recommendations made by Special Officer Vince Ready in the ongoing dispute with Sobeys and is strongly encouraging members vote against them in next week’s province-wide vote. Within the Lower Mainland, voting takes place from 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., with a presentation at 5:00 p.m. Please click here¬†for dates and locations. Outside the Lower Mainland, voting takes place from 2:30 p.m. – 7:30 ...read more 
Save-On-Foods Shop Stewards: Check your emails!
During the implementation of the Save-On-Foods re-opener, we will be sending important information to Shop Stewards by email. We remind shop stewards to please check their email. If you are not on our email list please contact reception@ufcw1518.com or call 1.800.661.3708 and ask to speak to Member Records.
FreshCo Agreement Reached in Manitoba
An agreement has now been reached by UFCW 832 with Sobeys that will cover FreshCo stores in Manitoba. We will post details once they have been made available by UFCW 832. UPDATE: July 19th, 2018 Details have been made available by UFCW 832 FreshCo Conversion Language – Appendix F FreshCo CBA – Appendix G
New courses for community health!
Two new courses designed for members working in community health and social services will launch this fall. Shop Steward Fundamentals and Advanced Shop Steward¬†will join Health & Safety Essentials on the roster of trainings created with a specific health care focus. “At the 2018 Health Care Conference, we committed to offering more education for our members working in the community health and social services sectors, and I’m pleased to ...read more 
New union seminar launches in Prince George
Throughout the summer and fall, shop stewards at Save-On-Foods stores across the province will be invited to attend a special seminar held by the union to discuss ways to empower stewards as well how to make their meetings with management more productive. The seminars will be facilitated by Secretary-Treasurer Kim Novak, along with various shop stewards throughout the province. The seminar kick offs in Prince George next week . ...read more