Rite Aid Votes to Accept New Contract!

Congratulations! Rite Aid members throughout Southern California voted today to accept the new contract. This contract includes wage increases for everyone and continuation of the current health care plan. After weeks of boycott activity, Rite Aid finally withdrew its proposal to change to a company managed health care plan and pay wage increases to only […]

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Rite Aid Vote

UFCW Locals 135, 324, 770, 1167, 1428, 1442, and 8GS & Rite Aid Reach Three Year Contract Agreement Covering Company’s Southern California Stores After renewed negotiations over the last few days, UFCW and Rite Aid are pleased to announce they have reached a three-year agreement, subject to ratification, covering over 5,900 Rite Aid unionized employees […]

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Negotiations Update 6/4/18

CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE We have held 3 meetings with Rite Aid management about your next contract. Your unity will determine our success at the bargaining table Health care, full-time status and job security are the main issues Management wants to take away your union health care plan and put you into a plan they control […]

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Rite Aid Negotiation Update 5-17

May 17, 2018 Rite Aid Negotiation Update – On 5/15, less than one week prior to the long scheduled 5/21 start date for bargaining, Rite Aid canceled the meeting and said they were not prepared to begin. This is the second cancelation. We are now scheduled to begin June 1. Your Union has been requesting […]

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Rite Aid Contract Survey

Dear Rite Aid Member: Your current collective bargaining agreement expires on July 14, 2018 and, based on recent experience with Rite Aid, we think these negotiations are going to be very challenging. In order to be sure this contract addresses your concerns, we need to begin preparing early. All of the Southern California Locals are […]

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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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