Archive for October, 2015

Local 727 Distributes Strong Economics Proposal As Coca-Cola Negotiations Continue

| October 30, 2015

The Teamsters Local 727 Bargaining Committee submitted a strong economics proposal on October 30 as contract negotiations continued with Coca-Cola.

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Union Works Swiftly to Secure First Contract at Standard Coffee

Union Works Swiftly to Secure First Contract at Standard Coffee

| October 29, 2015

Members Ratify Agreement with Bonuses, Raises, Job Protections After only three negotiation meetings with management, Teamsters Local 727 representatives have secured an agreement on a strong first contract for Standard Coffee members. The majority of the contract matches or exceeds the provisions in the contracts for Hinckley Springs inside and outside workers, which Teamsters Local 727 […]

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Union Begins Coca-Cola Negotiations, Trades Initial Contract Proposals

Union Begins Coca-Cola Negotiations, Trades Initial Contract Proposals

| October 28, 2015

The Teamsters Local 727 Coca-Cola Bargaining Committee met with Coca-Cola representatives on October 28 to kick off new contract negotiations. Both the union and management traded initial, non-economic contract proposals.

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New Third Shift Creates Jobs, Better Working Conditions for Pepsi Members

New Third Shift Creates Jobs, Better Working Conditions for Pepsi Members

| October 27, 2015

The addition of a third shift at the PepsiCo warehouse in Chicago’s Canaryville neighborhood means more union jobs and better working conditions for the location’s Teamsters Local 727 members.

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Parking Members to Receive Additional Sick/Personal Day

Parking Members to Receive Additional Sick/Personal Day

| October 22, 2015

Teamsters Local 727-represented parking members soon will receive an additional sick/personal day, per the collective bargaining agreement.

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