“The Teamsters National UPS Freight Negotiating Committee (TNUPSFNC) and UPS Freight reached a tentative agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement,” Kris Taylor, IBT/UPS Freight Coordinator, announced today.
Teamsters Package Division Director Denis Taylor hosted a conference call on July 10 to review the highlights of the National Agreement in principal.
The Teamsters National UPS Negotiating Committee has released the National Agreement in Principle and highlights of the agreement. The highlights are available in this update and the agreement is available here.
Since the settlement in principle was reached last week with UPS for the National UPS agreement, plans have been made for negotiations on the supplemental agreements.
The National Negotiating Committee has agreed to a settlement in principle on the National Master UPS agreement, subject to the resolution of supplemental agreements and approval by UPS local unions.
This week the Teamsters National UPS Negotiating Committee convened for the ninth week of negotiations, and the union leaders discussed a variety of topics that are important to members.
UPS and UPS Freight Teamsters have approved giving their respective negotiating committees the right to call a strike, if necessary.
The Teamsters National UPS Negotiating Committee received UPS’ initial economic proposal this week, and the union will be responding during the next round of negotiations.