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UFCW and Stop & Shop Announce New Premium Pay Agreement for Grocery Workers on Frontlines As COVID-19 Pandemic Continues

September 25, 2020 at 2:36 pm

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW) – which represents 1.3 million workers in grocery, retail, and...

NEW REPORT: Whole Foods Workers Endangered by Amazon COVID-19 Safety Failures as Online Grocery Orders Overwhelm Employees and Customers in Stores

September 24, 2020 at 6:26 pm

America’s Largest Food & Retail Union Calls for Action to Protect Whole Foods Workers and Hold Amazon Accountable as COVID-19 Pandemic...

America’s Largest Meatpacking Union Calls on White House for Real Accountability and Action To Protect Workers on Frontlines of COVID-19 Pandemic

September 12, 2020 at 6:31 pm

Union Calls Latest Trump Admin. Fine Failure to Protect American Workers Essential to Food Supply Chain During Pandemic WASHINGTON, D.C. –...

America’s Largest Meatpacking Union Condemns Trump Admin. For Failure to Hold Smithfield Accountable for Outbreak of COVID-19 Worker Deaths and Infections

September 10, 2020 at 9:00 pm

Union Calls New Trump Admin. Meatpacking Fine a “Slap on the Wrist” After Plant Failed to Protect Workers, With Multiple Deaths...

America’s Meatpacking Union, Sen. Cory Booker, Rep. Marcia Fudge Demand USDA Stop Endangering Poultry Workers on Frontlines of COVID-19 Pandemic

September 3, 2020 at 6:51 pm

USDA’s Relentless Push for Faster Line Speeds Further Endangers Poultry Workers and Food Supply Already At Risk During Pandemic  WASHINGTON, D.C....