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.
Workers at Daniele Foods in Pascoag, RI voted by a 2-1 margin to join Teamsters Local 251 on March 17. The new members work in shipping and receiving and as drivers at the company’s food manufacturing plant.
(SAN PEDRO, Calif.) – Former workers at United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) testified yesterday in a hearing held by the Southern California Commission on a Sustainable Supply Chain. UNFI is a $6.8 billion Fortune 500 company that is America’s largest organic and natural foods wholesaler. It is Whole Foods Markets’ primary supplier.