Giant & Safeway Contract Negotiations to Continue

Giant & Safeway Contract Negotiations to Continue

A joint statement from UFCW Local 400 & UFCW Local 27: Through 13 weeks of negotiations, six weeks of working on an extended contract, and dozens of protests involving thousands of members, we’ve made it clear that we will not accept a second-rate contract and we...
Giant & Safeway Negotiations Dragging On, It’s Time for Action

Giant & Safeway Negotiations Dragging On, It’s Time for Action

We have been in negotiations with both Giant and Safeway for over two months now. Despite some early signs of progress with Giant, neither company has put an offer on the table that provides us wages we can live on, schedules we can depend on, healthcare we can...
Nov 24 & 26: Take Action for a Fair Contract at Giant & Safeway!

Nov 24 & 26: Take Action for a Fair Contract at Giant & Safeway!

Safeway and Giant refuse to negotiate a fair deal. It’s time to put the pressure on! Join us at an action near you: Sunday, November 24, 2019 12:00 p.m. Noon – 2:00 p.m. Giant #778 (41 W Lee Hwy, Warrenton, VA)Safeway #1019 (1624 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria,...
Take Action to Save Our Pension at Safeway!

Take Action to Save Our Pension at Safeway!

Cerberus Capital Management, the private equity firm that owns Albertsons/Safeway, is trying to abandon Safeway’s promise to secure our pension benefits. Without this promise, current and future retirees may see significant cuts to their pension benefits, or lose them...
Giant & Safeway Negotiations Dragging On, It’s Time for Action

Tough Talks Will Continue Next Week – Time To Turn Up the Pressure

Cerberus Capital Management, the private equity firm that owns Albertsons/Safeway, is still proposing to abandon Safeway’s promise to secure the pension benefits of 29,000 current retirees and another 30,000 future retirees. And while Giant has indicated a willingness...
Giant & Safeway Negotiations Dragging On, It’s Time for Action

Safeway Proposes Abandoning Retirees

We have been negotiating our new contracts at Giant & Safeway for nearly two months. A major part of these negotiations is securing our retirement. We have all worked hard to make these companies the top two grocers in the region. Unfortunately, Cerberus Capital...