Local 400 Wins Labor Communications Awards


Union LeaderLocal 400’s quarterly magazine, the Union Leader, won two prestigious 2011 Labor Media Awards from the International Labor Communications Association (ILCA) for articles published in 2010.

A story in the September-October-November 2010 issue of the Union Leader, “Kroger Richmond-Tidewater Workers Ratify New Contract,” took second place in the Saul Miller Award competition for articles on collective bargaining.

The other winner, “400UNITED Mobilizing for New Members at Kroger in Virginia & Tennessee,” achieved third place honors in the Saul Miller Award competition for stories on organizing.

The 2011 ILCA contest continues a long unbroken streak for Local 400 in winning Labor Media Awards year after year.