OTHER RECENT UNION NEWS

Hotel Workers to Receive Largest Wage Increases in Bargaining Units’ Histories After Unanimously Ratifying New CBAs

| January 22, 2020

Teamsters Local 727 members employed by the Holiday Inn Chicago O’Hare unanimously ratified four new collective bargaining agreements earlier this month.  The CBAs, which cover hotel drivers, front desk attendants, engineers, and housekeeping and laundry attendants, not only improve benefits, strengthen job protections, and improve scheduling procedures but also include the largest wage increases in […]

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Local 727 to Collect Donations of Feminine Hygiene Products on Behalf of the JC25 Women’s Committee at January General Membership Meeting

| January 17, 2020

The Joint Council 25 Women’s Committee is partnering with the Chicago Period Project to empower homeless and in-need people to experience their periods with dignity.  The local nonprofit organization distributes feminine hygiene products and other critical menstruation supplies to shelters, schools, and crisis support networks to help ensure Chicago residents living below the poverty line […]

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Local 727 Stands in Solidarity with Local 320 Members Striking in Minnesota

| January 16, 2020

According to recent press releases from Teamsters Local 320, members of the Minnesota local who are employed by the St. Louis County Public Works Department initiated a work stoppage against their employer yesterday, Wednesday, January 15.  The group of approximately 180 Teamsters is comprised of snow plow operators and mechanics, bridge workers, building maintenance employees, […]

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Union Informs Keurig Dr Pepper Customers of Company’s Unlawful Actions

Union Informs Keurig Dr Pepper Customers of Company’s Unlawful Actions

| January 8, 2020

Teamsters Local 727 Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. recently sent the below letter to customers of the American Bottling Company, a Keurig Dr Pepper subsidiary: To read Secretary-Treasurer Coli’s full letter, click here. Anyone with questions should contact Local 727 Lead Business Representative Caleen Carter-Patton at (847) 696-7500 or [email protected] Nothing in this article should be […]

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Local 727 Informs Keurig Dr Pepper Executives & Board of Directors of the American Bottling Company’s Unlawful Actions

Local 727 Informs Keurig Dr Pepper Executives & Board of Directors of the American Bottling Company’s Unlawful Actions

| December 19, 2019

On Friday, December 13, Teamsters Local 727 Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr., wrote to top Keurig Dr Pepper executives and the Company’s Board of Directors to notify them of the unlawful behavior of their subsidiary the American Bottling Company.  In his letter, Secretary-Treasurer Coli informed Keurig Dr Pepper leadership of Northlake-based sales service representatives’ and account […]

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