Teamsters Local 264 members who work for Costanzo’s Bakery in Cheektowaga, N.Y., have voted to ratify an agreement providing for improvements to wages, health care, benefits and more. The 10 route sales drivers sell and deliver baked goods across western New York.
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund has announced the topic for the 2015 Essay Contest.
Teamsters Local 117 in Seattle has just launched a new program, "This is what Teamsters look like" to illustrate the diversity found within their membership. Many of those profiled are unsung heroes which contribute greatly to their community.
*Deadline is March 31: High school seniors who are the son or daughter of a Teamster member (including BLET, BMWED, GCC members) can apply now for college scholarships, ranging in award amount between $1,000 and $10,000 through the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Teamsters purchasing TurboTax software through the exclusive Teamster-link can take advantage of a discount.
A majority of delivery drivers in Chicago working for Dunkin Donuts have voted to join Teamsters Local 734.
Laundry drivers and members of Teamsters Local 988 in Houston have voted unanimously to ratify a two-year contract with Angelica Textile.
In the October newsletter, read about the recently negotiated American Linen Service Company (Alsco) master agreement, as well as about newly ratified contracts for Teamsters at Stroehmann Bakeries and Grocery Haulers Inc.