Category Archives: What’s Happening

Handbilling Dates Updated

Update- ADDED ADDITIONAL DATES UPDATE: September 26, 2017 Last week throughout Southern California, Food 4 Less members voted overwhelmingly to authorize a Strike and economic action if necessary. By standing together, Food 4 Less members are sending a message to their company that they deserve a fair contract with adequate compensation. Hand billing will begin […]

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CVS Negotiations Update

CVS Update 5/10/17 After several bargaining sessions with CVS we can report some progress. However, the most critical issues of guaranteed hours and health care access and affordability have yet to be resolved. Your Union is standing firm on our position that the company medical plan is inadequate and that everyone deserves a living wage. […]

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Kaiser PSP Letter Jan. 31 2017

January 31, 2017 Coalition Union Brothers and Sisters, Good news. Your hard work has paid off. Under the Performance Sharing Plan (PSP), our qualifying union members will receive a final payout based on the 2016 performance goals reached by each medical center and regional operation in the Kaiser Permanente Southern California region. Your Coalition of […]

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Walgreens Boots Alliance and Rite Aid Enter into Amendment and Extension to Merger Agreement

Walgreens Boots Alliance and Rite Aid Enter into Amendment and Extension to Merger Agreement Deerfield, Ill. and Camp Hill, Pa., 30 January 2017 – Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) and Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) today announced that they have entered into an amendment and extension of their previously announced definitive merger agreement under […]

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Rite Aid Merger 12/21

Letter to Walgreens and Rite Aid UFCW members RE: Fred’s Agreement Walgreens agreement to buy Rite-Aid still needs the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) approval to complete the deal.   If approved, Walgreens has agreed to sell 865 Rite Aid stores to pharmacy-operator Fred’s Inc. Fred’s Pharmacy has stated publicly that if it were to acquire these […]

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Open Letter to Kaiser members

November 24, 2016 Coalition Union Brothers and Sisters, Keeping our promise as your Coalition union leaders, we recently met again with Kaiser Permanente management on the progress of the financial performance of the Southern California region and what that means for your Performance Sharing Program (PSP) bonus. You’ll soon be getting reports on how we […]

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