Skip to main content
 
 

Union Jobs Are
Better Jobs

1.3 million strong!

 
 

1.3 Million Strong

Join the 1.3 million workers who make up UFCW. Organize your workplace today!

1
1

What a union can do for you

 

Members of a union quickly notice these main differences in their work life:

Better Wages and
Regular Raises
Guaranteed Hours and
Stable Schedules
Job Security
Seniority Rights
Protections from
Arbitrary Treatment
A Voice on the Job

JOIN US

Sign the form linked below and become a union member today!

Become a Member Today

One on one, employees do not have the bargaining strength it takes to maintain fair and equitable treatment for all, but when we unite and become part of a strong union we can and do make a difference.

Want to Start a Union at Your Workplace?

It’s our job to help.

View our Organizing page and familiarize yourself on the steps it take to start a union in your workplace. It only takes a few steps and a little effort so long as your co-workers are on your side.

Learn More

Join the Union

When workers stick together we make things better. Join the 19,000+ who are UFCW455 strong!

Join Now

Member Benefits

Better Wages, Better Benefits, Better Lives. As a union member, you are eligible for a number of exclusive discounts and educational programs.

Union Benefits

Find Your Rep

Your Rep is there for you, from your first day of work, to your last. Whether you have a problem at work or a general question, don’t hesitate to reach out!

Rep Finder
December 3, 2021 in Contract News

Nan Ya Plastics Members Ratify New Contract

Congratulations to Nan Ya Plastics Members On Successful Ratification Of Their New Union Contract! UFCW Local 455 and Nan Ya reached an agreement to increase all wages and improve safety…
Read More
December 2, 2021 in Contract News

Sanderson Farms Members Win Wage Increase at Two Facilities

Congratulations Sanderson Farms Members On Their New Wage Increases at both Hammond and Brazos facilities! UFCW Local 455 and Sanderson Farms reached an agreement to increase wages for all bargaining…
Read More
December 1, 2021 in Contract News

Valley Co-Op Members Win New Wage Increase

Congratulations Valley CO-OP Members On Their New Wage Increase! UFCW Local 455 and Valley CO-OP Oil Mill were able to bargain a new Memorandum of Understanding that will increase every…
Read More
November 29, 2021 in Contract News

Compass Members Ratify New Contract

Congratulation to Compass Eurest Dining Services Members On Successful Ratification Their New Union Contract! UFCW Local 455 and Compass Eurest reached an agreement, which include some of the following benefit…
Read More

Latest News

More Articles

2021

Grievances as of 12/9/21

226

Pending

73

Resolved

9

Reinstated

93,549

Settlements Awarded*

Download Our App

A members-only tool helping you stay connected with your Union all in the palm of your hand.

 

Our Pledge

Smart. Safe. Fair. Better.

From negotiating with employers to improve working conditions to organizing community food drives, we know together we can make a difference and improve the lives of those around us.

BLOG

How to prepare and protect yourself for flu season during the COVID-19 pandemic.

November 5, 2021
ACTION

Essential Worker Study.

April 13, 2021
ACTION

Protect Yourself with the COVID Vaccine.

January 10, 2021
See More

Think college is too expensive? Think again.

 

Your dream of going back to school can become a reality with the UFCW Free College Benefit. With no out-of-pocket costs, you and your family members can earn an associate degree online from a public, accredited community college. This can save you thousands of dollars. And the process is simple.

LEARN MORE

Kroger Bargaining News

Kroger 2020-2022 Negotiations Update 42

| Kroger Bargaining News, Kroger Houston Bargaining News | No Comments
Dear UFCW Local 455 Kroger Member, UFCW Local 455 and the Kroger company bargained and reached a mutually agreeable Tentative Agreement (TA) on 12/18/21. The company then drafted the agreement…

Kroger 2020-2021 Negotiations Update 41

| Kroger Bargaining News, Kroger Houston Bargaining News | No Comments
Dear UFCW Local 455 Kroger Member, Your Union and The Kroger Company met Wednesday December 8th with the goal of reaching a contract agreement that includes fair wages and a…

Kroger 2020-2021 Negotiations Update 40

| Kroger Bargaining News, Kroger Houston Bargaining News | No Comments
Dear UFCW Local 455 Kroger Member, Because of the incredible display of members making their voices heard and votes count last month, Kroger returned to the bargaining table yesterday. Yesterday,…