Safeway.com Grocery Home Delivery Drivers Overwhelmingly Ratify First-Ever Teamster Contract

August 13, 2018 - New agreement guarantees better wages and working conditions for Teamsters in Locals 174 and 313

After nearly a year of negotiations that led to a strike authorization vote, a group of 90 grocery home delivery drivers working for Safeway.com voted overwhelmingly to ratify their first-ever Teamster contract last night. These drivers, of whom 80 are Local 174 members and 30 are Local 313 members, are now full-fledged Teamsters for the first time in their careers as Safeway drivers.

Read more ...

6 Reasons That Pay Has Lagged Behind U.S. Job Growth

Average hourly earnings were 2.9 percent higher in January than a year earlier, a hopeful sign that wages might be gaining traction in a tight labor market. Their stubborn failure to do so is one of the mysteries of a recovery now in its ninth year. These are factors that may be playing a part.

Read more ...

Stay up-to-date

Please let us know your name.
Please let us know your last name.
Please let us know your email address.
Please include your cell phone.
Please write a subject for your message.
By providing your mobile phone number and/or email you are opting into our text message and/or email program and will get information from UFCW 8 - msg and data rates may apply.

Join Us On
Social Media!

 

 

tweets logo1by @UFCW8
How are opportunities for overtime usually distributed at work?
What's most important to you where you work?