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Ready to Make Strides Against Breast Cancer?

| October 7, 2017

The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk is only a few days away! Our Teamsters Local 727 Team will be meeting at 8am next Saturday, October 14th, in front of the Park Ridge City Hall (address below).  Once we have our team gathered, we will head across the street to Hodges Park where the Opening […]

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CVS Shows Disregard for Pharmacists’ Concerns by Wasting Time During Latest Mediation Session

| October 6, 2017

The Teamsters Local 727 Bargaining Committee and CVS management resumed negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement on October 3, 2017. The Union, as in previous negotiations, was forthright in expressing its desire to reach a fair agreement. Unfortunately, CVS continued to waste time and make no movement. The Union began negotiations by rejecting CVS’s […]

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Free Flu Shots to be Administered at Next Member Meeting

Free Flu Shots to be Administered at Next Member Meeting

| October 5, 2017

As has been done in previous years, Teamsters Local 727 will be offering free flu shots to our members at the next general membership meeting being held Sunday, October 29, 2017. Osco pharmacist and Teamster steward Laura Lucafo will begin administering shots approximately one hour before the 12:00 p.m. meeting and will stay for an […]

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Know Your Rights Concerning Osco’s Recent Pharmacy Store Hour Changes

Know Your Rights Concerning Osco’s Recent Pharmacy Store Hour Changes

| September 29, 2017

It is the Union’s understanding that Osco informed pharmacists today that Osco will be changing the operating hours of select pharmacies in the Chicago area. According to Osco, the changes will go into effect Sunday, October 15, 2017, and will affect the following 36 Osco pharmacy locations: Store #3455, 3519, 3426, 2501, 3241, 3059, 3484, […]

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Union and CVS to Resume Mediation on October 3rd

Union and CVS to Resume Mediation on October 3rd

| September 27, 2017

Teamsters Local 727 and CVS management are headed back to the negotiating table Tuesday, October 3, 2017, and will continue mediation for a new contract. The Union is continuing to fight for the demands from pharmacists and is eager to see long-awaited movement from CVS. “Getting CVS to schedule the October 3rd mediation date proved […]

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