Archive for January, 2019

Union to Hold Contract Demands Meetings for GLCCD Members

| January 29, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 is gearing up for negotiations with Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution, Inc.  Next month, the Union bargaining committee will sit down and commence negotiations for a successor collective bargaining agreement covering all GLCCD Inside and Outside employees, as well as GLCCD employees previously covered by the Coca-Cola Refreshments, USA Inc. contract. In order […]

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Local 727 Gears Up for Negotiations with Dr Pepper

| January 29, 2019

In just a few short weeks, Teamsters Local 727 will return to the negotiating table and begin bargaining once again with the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Keurig Dr Pepper, Inc.  The parties will meet to negotiate a successor collective bargaining agreement for all Inside Dr Pepper workers, including production, maintenance, warehouse, and vending […]

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New ULP Charges Filed against Dr Pepper for Bad Faith Bargaining and Retaliation

| January 29, 2019

Bargaining between Teamsters Local 727 and the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Keurig Dr Pepper, has been ongoing since the Company first proposed the installation of 14 new security cameras at its Northlake facility last fall. When Dr Pepper arrived for the parties’ first bargaining session on September 28, 2018, management was both unprepared […]

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DoubleTree and Embassy Suites Rosemont Workers Unanimously Ratify New 3-Year Contracts

| January 24, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 members employed by the DoubleTree Rosemont and Embassy Suites Rosemont Hotels recently unanimously ratified two new 3-year collective bargaining agreements. Among the top achievements of these new CBAs are the across-the-board wage raises secured by Local 727.  Effective January 1, 2019, all bargaining unit members covered by the successor agreements will receive […]

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Join Your Teamster Brothers & Sisters for a National Day of Action Thursday, January 24th

Join Your Teamster Brothers & Sisters for a National Day of Action Thursday, January 24th

| January 24, 2019

The partial government shutdown has locked out hundreds of thousands of federal workers and contractors and has forced others to work without pay.  If the shutdown continues through Friday, many federal workers will miss a second paycheck. Teamsters Local 727 and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters stands in solidarity with all impacted workers. Join your […]

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