November 07, 2020
ST. JOHN’S–Today Unifor received a final offer to 1,400 striking Dominion workers from Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw Co.) through the provincially appointed mediator Wayne Fowler.
The bargaining committee has agreed to present the final offer to the members of Unifor 597 for ratification votes.
Details of the offer will be presented to members on Monday, when voting will begin. A full meeting schedule will be provided to members tomorrow.
The ratification votes will take place at picket lines across the province during the week of November 9, 2020.
Pickets will continue during the ratification process.
Unifor is Canada's largest union in the private sector and represents 315,000 workers in every major area of the economy. The union advocates for all working people and their rights, fights for equality and social justice in Canada and abroad, and strives to create progressive change for a better future.
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