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Local 727 Stands in Solidarity with UIC GEO Graduate and Teaching Assistants as they Prepare to Strike

| March 16, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 is proud to stand in solidarity with the graduate and teaching assistants of the University of Illinois Chicago Graduate Employees Organization (UIC GEO) Local 6297 as they prepare to strike. According to recent postings from UIC GEO, 1,500 graduate assistants and teaching assistants will initiate a strike on Tuesday, March 19th, against […]

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Teamsters United: Local 727 Stands with Local 743 Members as they Strike Against Central States

| March 15, 2019

Today, March 15th, Teamsters Local 743 members employed by Central States initiated a strike against their employer.  Teamsters Local 727 is proud to support and stand with our fellow Teamsters in their pursuit for fair treatment and respect. “Local 727 will always stand with our fellow Teamsters as they fight for justice, dignity, and respect,” […]

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As Union Demands a Fair Contract, GLCCD Statements Reveal it is Out of Touch with its Employees

| March 15, 2019

Yesterday, negotiations for the new Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution, Inc. collective bargaining agreements resumed between the Teamsters Local 727 bargaining committee and GLCCD, a subsidiary of Reyes Holdings. The Parties began negotiations by discussing some of the topics discussed during the last bargaining session, including shift times and scheduling issues.  During the discussion, GLCCD management […]

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Are GLCCD’s Words Just Hollow Promises?

Are GLCCD’s Words Just Hollow Promises?

| March 14, 2019

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Union Continues to Push Proposals, GLCCD Delay Tactics Continue

| March 13, 2019

The Teamsters Local 727 bargaining committee and representatives from Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution, Inc., a subsidiary of Reyes Holdings, reconvened negotiations yesterday for new collective bargaining agreements covering Inside and Outside workers, as well as employees covered by the Coca-Cola Refreshments contract. Local 727 previously presented the Company with a comprehensive contract proposal, which included […]

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