June 24-28: Take A Stand at Shoppers

June 24-28: Take A Stand at Shoppers

For far too long, the future of Shoppers Food & Pharmacy has been in question. We don’t know when and we don’t know how, but one thing seems clear: thanks to a decision by the corporate office of Shoppers’ parent company, it’s only a matter of time before all...
June 24-28: Take A Stand at Shoppers

Shoppers Plans to Close All 30 Pharmacies

A joint statement from UFCW Local 400 & UFCW Local 27 Today, UNFI, the parent company of Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, announced plans to close all 30 Shoppers pharmacies. Here is what we know: The pharmacies will close on a staggering basis beginning on April 23,...
June 24-28: Take A Stand at Shoppers

Meeting with UNFI CEO Provides No New Information

A Joint Statement from UFCW Local 400 & UFCW Local 27 On Tuesday, April 2, 2019, we met with United Natural Foods (UNFI) CEO Steven Spinner with other UFCW leaders who represent workers at UNFI owned and operated retail employers. Unfortunately, Mr. Spinner...
June 24-28: Take A Stand at Shoppers

A Message from President Federici to All Shoppers Members

A message from Mark Federici, President, UFCW Local 400: As we all know, for some time now the future of Shoppers Food & Pharmacy has been in question. For nearly two years, Shoppers’ parent companies (first Supervalu and now UNFI) have cryptically disclosed plans...

Scholarships Awarded to Four Children of Local 400 Members

Four children of Local 400 members have been awarded Scholarships to help fund their college education in the 2018-2019 school year. The FELRA & UFCW Health and Welfare Scholarship Fund provides $2,500 scholarships to help cover the cost of higher education for...