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500 Members Rally For A Fair Contract

Negotiations Resume Tuesday, October 24 New Campaign Website Launched: BetterKroger.org Yesterday, we sent Kroger a clear message: we deserve a fair contract. As we continue to do our jobs and serve our customers, it is also important that we enforce our contract and participate in every action at our stores and in our communities. The […]

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October 27: Fright Night at the Richmond Local 400 Office!

Join us on Friday, October 27 for a spooky evening of fun for the whole family! We’ll have free food, prizes, and games to play. All are welcome! Local 400 Fright Night Friday, October 27 5:00pm – 7:00pm UFCW Local 400 Richmond Office 231 E. Belt Blvd, Richmond, VA 23224

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Take Action For A Fair Contract – Thursday, October 19th

Negotiations with Kroger on our next union contract have stalled. We’ve made it clear to Kroger that we are not going to allow them to continue to stall the process. In order to get them to move, we must show them that we are willing to do whatever it takes to get a fair contract. […]

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Kroger West Virginia Contract Negotiations Stalled

Take Action October 19 – Demand That Kroger Negotiates A Fair Contract! We met with Kroger today and yesterday in an attempt to continue moving the bargaining process forward. Unfortunately, Kroger is refusing to make any movement towards a deal. We made it clear to them that we are not going to allow them to […]

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Kroger West Virginia Contract Extended At Direction of Federal Mediator

Kroger West Virginia Contract Extended At Direction of Federal Mediator

Contract Meeting and Vote Scheduled for November 6 After weeks of negotiations, six store actions involving hundreds of members, and working until expiration for a fair deal, we still have work to do to get the best possible agreement. At the direction of the federal mediator, we have agreed to extend our current contract until […]

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Unfair Labor Practice Charges Filed

Unfair Labor Practice Charges Filed

Wear Your Union Button, Hat, and Jersey on Saturday, October 7 Today we were forced to file unfair labor practice charges with the federal government after Kroger informed us that they will be asking employees to remove their union jerseys tomorrow on Jersey Day. While we believe this is a clear violation of labor law, […]

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Dozens of Kroger Workers Descend on Store in Morgantown

Dozens of Kroger workers descended on a store in Morgantown this evening in the fourth consecutive day of union actions calling on the company to negotiate a fair contract. The current contract expires on Saturday, October 7, and covers 4,200 union members working at 39 Kroger stores in West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky. This week, […]

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Federal Mediator Called In to Kroger Contract Talks

Negotiations and Actions Continue All Week As we approach the expiration date of our contract on Saturday, October 7, a federal mediator has joined us at contract negotiations to help get to a fair deal. Mediators do not make decisions about what a final agreement will look like, but they can help move the process […]

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