California warehouse workers and drivers at Vistar, a Performance Food Group (PFG) company, have voted 70 percent in favor of joining Teamsters Local 630 in Los Angeles, Calif. There are 71 workers in the bargaining unit and all but one participated in the Aug. 27 election.
The June, 2015 edition of the Food Processing Division newsletter featured articles about US Foods, Sysco, an organizing victory at Woodbridge Winery, and the cannery council's preparations to negotiate a master contract.
Teamster members and family members are offered a new benefit, LifeLock® Identity Theft Protection.
(SOUTH EASTON, Mass.) – The workers who produce frozen pizzas for Uno Foods in Brockton, Mass., have voted by a more than 2-1 margin in favor of Teamsters Local 653 representation. The 90 workers joined the union seeking respect and better working conditions at the company.
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund has announced the topic for the 2015 Essay Contest.
Teamsters protested Sysco Corporation outside the International Foodservice Distributors Association’s (IFDA) Washington Insight Conference on Capitol Hill today. Sysco is a member of the IFDA and is the largest foodservice distributor in America.
Heinz and Kraft will merge to become North America's third largest food and beverage company, the two U.S. food giants said in a joint statement Wednesday.