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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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Kroger Bargaining News

Kroger 2020-2022 Negotiations Update 42

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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

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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

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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,…