New $1.00 Night Premium for Kroger Roanoke Associates

New $1.00 Night Premium for Kroger Roanoke Associates

We are pleased to announce that UFCW Local 400 and Kroger have negotiated changes in your union contract to provide new incentives for associates working overnight under the Roanoke union contract – including night crew. An hourly premium of $1.00 will be paid in...
Hundreds Rally for a #BetterKroger in Roanoke

Hundreds Rally for a #BetterKroger in Roanoke

On June 12, 2018, hundreds of Kroger associates and their supporters held a rally outside of the Kroger Mid-Atlantic Division corporate office in Roanoke, Virginia. The protest centered around a Kroger store in Norfolk, Virginia, where dozens of long-time employees...
June 12: Rally for a Better Kroger

June 12: Rally for a Better Kroger

Kroger members in Norfolk are at risk of losing their jobs, their healthcare, and their retirement benefits. We need your help to save their jobs! We have gathered signatures on a petition from Kroger associates, customers and community supporters calling on Kroger to...
Kroger Shop Steward Wins Promotions, Raises for 10 Members

Kroger Shop Steward Wins Promotions, Raises for 10 Members

If you work at a Kroger store in the Roanoke region, you know courtesy clerks have a tough job to do.  They are the lowest paid employees in the store and have little to no opportunity for advancement. Kroger justifies this practice by saying courtesy clerks are only...
Victory! All Courtesy Clerks Promoted at Kroger Store in Lynchburg

Victory! All Courtesy Clerks Promoted at Kroger Store in Lynchburg

Member activism and the hard work of Local 400 shop steward Mary Little won a landmark victory at a Kroger store—all courtesy clerks were promoted to front end clerks, gaining raises, benefits, holiday pay and paid vacations in the process. In fact, all Local 400...