B.C. Government takes the first significant step in legislating rights for app-based workers in Canada
November 16, 2023 16:45 ET | UFCW Canada
UFCW Canada welcomes today’s announcement regarding rights for app-based workers in British Columbia.
Rally in support of striking video game workers advocating for a more just industry
November 06, 2023 15:30 ET | UFCW Canada
Striking video game workers will be hosting a rally on Tuesday, November 7, outside of the BioWare offices at Epcor Tower in downtown Edmonton. The group w
Canada’s first unionized game developers vote unanimously in favour of strike action
October 23, 2023 15:38 ET | UFCW Canada
Members of the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 401 (UFCW Canada Local 401) working at Keyword Studios in Edmonton have unanimously voted in favour
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Press Release: Safeway and FreshCo Pharmacy Workers Ratify Historic New Agreement
October 23, 2023 13:57 ET | UFCW Canada
Workers at Safeway and FreshCo Pharmacy have voted in favour of a historic new contract that will add over 300 full-time jobs, bring needed benefit improve
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After 98% strike vote, Sobeys Workers to Vote on New Contract
October 17, 2023 10:22 ET | UFCW Canada
Thousands of workers at Safeway and FreshCo Pharmacy in B.C. will be voting on a historic new contract this week.
Keywords Edmonton says ‘Game Over’ for video game testers trying to fight for better
October 03, 2023 10:32 ET | UFCW Canada
Recently unionized videogame testers working at Keywords Studios in Edmonton have been laid off from their employer amidst the fight to win a fair first co
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UFCW 1518 Files Unfair Labour Practice Against Sephora
September 28, 2023 13:21 ET | UFCW Canada
UFCW 1518 filed an Unfair Labour Practice (ULP) with the BC Labour Relations Board against Sephora in Kamloops.
Heritage Inn Hotels lock out workers in Saskatoon and Moose Jaw
September 07, 2023 10:31 ET | UFCW Canada
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, Sept. 07, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This morning, 85 workers have been locked out by their employer Heritage Inn Hotels in Saskatoon and Moose Jaw. UFCW Local 1400,...
Ford government continues to deny equal rights to farm workers in Ontario
August 23, 2023 14:05 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, Aug. 23, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UFCW Canada, the country’s leading advocate for agricultural workers, is demanding the Ford government take action in response to an Ontario farm owner...
UFCW Canada welcomes ruling in human trafficking trial and calls for end of labour trafficking
June 27, 2023 13:30 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, June 27, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UFCW Canada, the country’s leading advocate for agricultural workers, welcomes the ruling by Justice Michael MacArthur in the human trafficking trial in...