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With New Agreement, Teamsters and Great Lakes Coca-Cola Work Together to Keep Attendance Program Fair

| October 7, 2016

Earlier this year the Union filed a grievance contesting Great Lakes Coca-Cola’s unilateral implementation of a new attendance policy which greatly impacted members’ job security and resulted in several disciplinary actions including three member terminations. Since filing the grievance, Teamsters Local 727 has been hard at work to get the disciplines removed and terminated members back to work. As a result of the […]

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Home Juice Members Receive Retroactive 401(k) Contributions

Home Juice Members Receive Retroactive 401(k) Contributions

| August 31, 2016

Home Juice drivers and warehouse workers received retroactive retirement contributions this month as part of the terms of their new three-year contract.

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Union Fights Against Coca-Cola’s Unfair Labor Practices

Union Fights Against Coca-Cola’s Unfair Labor Practices

| August 30, 2016

Teamsters Local 727 has filed multiple unfair labor practice charges against Coca-Cola management with the National Labor Relations Board.

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Union Launches Pepsi Employee Relations Committee By Reviewing Drug, Attendance Policies

Union Launches Pepsi Employee Relations Committee By Reviewing Drug, Attendance Policies

| August 29, 2016

Teamsters Local 727 stewards and representatives discussed company policies with Pepsi management during the first Employee Relations Committee (ERC) meeting on Aug. 18.

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STEWARD SPOTLIGHT: Phil Lewandowski, Pepsi 35th Street

STEWARD SPOTLIGHT: Phil Lewandowski, Pepsi 35th Street

| August 18, 2016

Over the last three decades, Pepsi steward Phil Lewandowski has seen plenty of changes. But one thing that hasn’t changed is his dedication, both to his job and to his union.

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