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Local 727 Opens Negotiations for First CBA Covering Reyes Fleet Mechanics with Comprehensive Contract Proposal

| July 29, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 and Reyes Fleet Management, a subsidiary of Reyes Holdings, LLC, opened negotiations last week for the first collective bargaining agreement covering newly organized mechanics. The Union bargaining committee kicked-off negotiations by presenting Reyes with a complete and comprehensive contract proposal.  Local 727’s proposal includes a streamlined grievance and arbitration procedure, substantial wage increases, […]

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Local 727 Files ULP Charge Over Keurig Dr Pepper’s Unilateral and Retaliatory Rerouting of Northlake SSRs & Account Managers

| July 19, 2019

Earlier this morning, Teamsters Local 727 filed an unfair labor practice charge against the American Bottling Company, d/b/a Keurig Dr Pepper, after the Company announced the rerouting of Northlake-based Sales Services Representatives and Account Managers. Though Local 727 went above and beyond to remind Keurig Dr Pepper of its clear legal obligation to refrain from […]

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Local 727 Demands Keurig Dr Pepper Return to the Bargaining Table

Local 727 Demands Keurig Dr Pepper Return to the Bargaining Table

| July 17, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. sent a letter to the American Bottling Company, d/b/a Keurig Dr Pepper, informing the Company that the Union does not believe there was a meeting of the minds regarding when employees would be required to move into the new Keurig Dr Pepper health care plan.  As such, Local […]

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Local 727 Files for Arbitration Over GLCCD’s Lies Regarding Holiday Pay Eligibility

| July 16, 2019

Last month, Teamsters Local 727 filed a grievance against Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution, Inc. after learning that management had lied to members by falsely claiming that employees who take a sick day the day before or following a holiday would not be eligible for holiday pay.  This assertion directly contradicts GLCCD’s signed collective bargaining agreement, […]

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Union Reminds Dr Pepper that it Must Maintain Status Quo and Refrain from Making Unilateral Changes for SSRs & Account Managers at Northlake

Union Reminds Dr Pepper that it Must Maintain Status Quo and Refrain from Making Unilateral Changes for SSRs & Account Managers at Northlake

| July 15, 2019

Today, Teamsters Local 727 Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. reminded the American Bottling Company, d/b/a Keurig Dr Pepper, of its clear obligation under the National Labor Relations Act to refrain from making any unilateral changes to the terms and conditions of employment for newly organized Northlake-based Sales Services Representatives and Account Managers. According to the National […]

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