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Shoppers Food & Pharmacy BARGAINING UPDATE!

Spreading Solidarity: As bargaining continued this week, we took it to the stores, giving updates and delivering the message to management that we deserve a fair contract now! We visited dozens of stores and delivered hundreds of cards to store … Continue reading

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KROGER WV, OH, KY, TN BARGAINING UPDATE: Bargaining continues, slowly

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KROGER WV, OH, KY, TN BARGAINING UPDATE! “Union Huddles Take Over Stores”

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ROCK YOUR VOTE Nov. 4th! Full lists of candidates for all Local 400 Members!

Members, we’ve made it easy to rock your vote this November! Below are full lists of Local 400 recommendations for candidates based on your state. Click the text following your state to download the full lists, print it out and … Continue reading

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BARGAINING UPDATE: Shoppers Food & Pharmacy

Oct. 24— We’re Taking Action as Bargaining Continues! Your bargaining committee visited stores across Maryland and Virginia on October 6th, talking to members and delivering a strong message that, “We demand a fair contract NOW!” Negotiations have been moving slowly … Continue reading

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Kroger WV, KY, OH, TN Contract Meetings Announced!

Dear Kroger Local 400 Member: By now I’m sure you are well aware that UFCW Local 400 has been in negotiations with Kroger management for a successor contract. There are several difficult and complicated issues we are bargaining over. The … Continue reading

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Local 400 Recommends Candidates for Nov. 4 West Virginia Election

With November 4th elections rapidly approaching we wanted to feature our recommended candidate for the West Virginia seat on the US Senate, currently West Virginia’s Secretary of State, Natalie Tennant. December 2013, Tennant stopped by our Kroger shop stewards seminar … Continue reading

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Local 400 Wins Seven Labor Communications Awards

Local 400’s quarterly magazine, the Union Leader won six awards, while the website took home another for the 2014 Labor Media Awards from the International Labor Communications Association (ILCA) for articles published in 2013. First Place Awards: Best Publication Design (Summer 2013) … Continue reading

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WV, KY, OH Kroger Bargaining Update: Bargaining Continues as Store Actions Build

An update from your Bargaining Committee: “We’re Ready To Fight! Contract negotiations continued this week. In addition to agreeing to an extension, meaning our current con- tract will remain in effect through October 31 and then on a day-to-day basis … Continue reading

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Hundreds Rally & March In Support of Walmart Associates “Fight for $15″ and Full Time Hours

Report by Union City—Hundreds of labor and community activists shut down K Street on Thursday as they marched on the Walton Family Foundation’s 18th Street offices to call out the big-box giant for paying low wages while amassing huge wealth … Continue reading

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