In Case You Missed It: Minimum Wage is on the Up & Up!

In case you missed it January 1, 2015 the minimum wage increased in 21 states, including Maryland and West Virginia. (D.C.’s wage increased July 1) Be sure to check and double-check your pay checks.   And those that are included in the West Virginia,...

Kroger WV, KY, OH New Negotiated Pay Scale Explained

Here are a few examples we put together to better explain the new pay scales in the 3-year agreement which was ratified November 3, 2014. Example 1: Part Time My name is George and I started working for Kroger in November 2014 at $7.25 an hour. By January 1, 2015, due...

Kroger Members Ratify Three-Year Collective Bargaining Agreement!

Maintains Health Benefits, Retirement Security, Standard of Living CHARLESTON, November 3 — Members of United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 400 today voted to ratify a new, three-year collective bargaining agreement with Kroger in West Virginia, Ohio, and...