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PHOTOS: Funeral Members Gain New Insight at Union CE Seminar

| June 18, 2018

  Funeral directors and embalmers attended the Teamsters Local 727 continuing education seminar on Wednesday, June 13th at the Union meeting hall in Park Ridge. Local 727 hosts the six-hour seminar, which is free to members in good standing, twice each year.  Those funeral industry members in attendance have the opportunity to earn up to […]

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727 Members Celebrate Union Triumphs with Tacos at May Meeting

| June 11, 2018

Secretary-Treasurer John Coli Jr. updated Teamsters Local 727 members on contracts, grievances, arbitrations, and other union business during the Union Membership Meeting on May 20, 2018. The membership was updated on Union victories in May, including Region 13 of the National Labor Relations Board issuing a complaint against CC Traffic for the Company’s refusal to […]

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Boycott Dr. Pepper Products

Boycott Dr. Pepper Products

| May 22, 2018

On May 22, 2018, over 150 Teamsters Local 727 Drivers employed by the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc., went out on strike over Unfair Labor Practices committed by the American Bottling Company. These Drivers work tirelessly in the freezing cold during Chicago winters and the hot heat of Chicago […]

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Chicago Teamsters To Initiate Strike Against The American Bottling Company Over Unfair Labor Practices on Tuesday May 22, 2018

| May 17, 2018

CHICAGO, May 17, 2018 –  Approximately 150 delivery drivers employed by The American Bottling Company will initiate an Unfair Labor Practice strike on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 3:00 a.m. The American Bottling Company is a subsidiary of Dr. Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS). Teamsters Local 727 represents about 150 drivers, including Driver Service Representatives, […]

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PHOTOS: At April Meeting, Secretary-Treasurer Coli Announces Union Victories and Invites Members to Picnic Following May 20th Membership Meeting

PHOTOS: At April Meeting, Secretary-Treasurer Coli Announces Union Victories and Invites Members to Picnic Following May 20th Membership Meeting

| May 4, 2018

  Secretary-Treasurer John Coli Jr. updated the membership on contracts, grievances, arbitrations and other union business during Teamsters Local 727’s general meeting on April 29, 2018. Secretary-Treasurer Coli announced that Local 727 negotiated and ratified new contracts with Jack Hood Transportation, Modell Funeral Home, Hawthorne Racecourse Corliss OTB, Hawthorne Racecourse Program Sellers, Navy Pier, Edward […]

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