Negotiations Update June 26

Today, in response to Ralphs and Albertsons/Vons unreasonable proposals on wages and benefits, thousands of United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW) members in southern California voted in favor of future store actions against the companies should negotiations fail to produce a fair contract. The most recent contract expired in March after Ralphs and Albertsons/Vons refused […]

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Negotiations Update 4/5/19

Negotiations with Albertsons, Ralphs and Vons continued on April 3 and 4. We discussed many issues including scheduling and hours as well as wages and the increasing minimum wage. We are still a long way from an acceptable solution however we have explained the importance of these issues to our members. Bargaining resumes on April […]

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Negotiations Update 3/25/19

CONTRACT UPDATE: Negotiators met with the union’s financial experts to review our pension and benefit plans, and continued to discuss non-financial contract issues with the corporate negotiators representing Ralphs, Vons, and Albertsons. We continue to press for an accelerated negotiation schedule, but the corporate negotiators continue to slow walk the talks. The lead negotiator for […]

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Negotiations Update 3/5/19

NEGOTIATIONS CONTINUE BETWEEN MANAGEMENT AND UFCW UFCW Locals continued negotiations today with Ralphs, Albertsons and Vons. UFCW Local 324 Exec. VP Matt Bell expressed frustration at the slow pace of the process so far. “We have yet to discuss economic issues such as wages and benefits. We’re confident we can get a deal if management […]

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Disney Members Vote on New Contract

After months of negotiations, workers prevailed! Your participation and activism in this fight has demonstrated that when workers stand together, workers win! As we celebrate today’s victory, we ask for you to stand with your union and the Coalition of Resort Labor Unions in support of the Anaheim Living Wage ballot measure, which qualified for […]

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