OTHER RECENT UNION NEWS

Parking Member Contract Demands

| August 24, 2016

Teamsters Local 727 is committed to securing the best possible contract for our parking members, whose current contract expires Oct. 31, 2016. In order to do just that, we need to know what matters most to you.

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Union’s Newly Established Employee Relations Committee at Pepsi Set to Meet Aug. 18

Union’s Newly Established Employee Relations Committee at Pepsi Set to Meet Aug. 18

| August 17, 2016

As part of the new four-year Pepsi contract, an Employee Relations Committee (ERC) — composed of union stewards, union business representatives and employer representatives — was established and will meet quarterly to discuss issues of concern to the union and the company.

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CVS Finally Agrees to Enter Federal Mediation

CVS Finally Agrees to Enter Federal Mediation

| August 15, 2016

After three weeks of ignoring the union, CVS management has finally responded to Teamsters Local 727’s request to enter federal mediation. The first mediation meeting is scheduled for Sept. 22.

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Union Mails New Contract Booklets to Pepsi Members

Union Mails New Contract Booklets to Pepsi Members

| August 11, 2016

After the Teamsters Local 727 Bargaining Committee spent more than 60 hours at nine negotiation meetings over 12 weeks with Pepsi management, the membership ratified a new four-year contract via mail ballot on July 5, 2016. For your convenience, the union printed smaller versions of the contract for members to keep for quick reference. Copies […]

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Local 727 Working to Resolve GLCCD Attendance Policy Issues

Local 727 Working to Resolve GLCCD Attendance Policy Issues

| August 9, 2016

Teamsters Local 727 representatives are working to resolve issues with Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution’s new attendance policy.

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