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PHOTOS: Charitable Fund Golf Outing Raises More Than $30,000 for Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago

PHOTOS: Charitable Fund Golf Outing Raises More Than $30,000 for Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago

| July 18, 2019

The Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund successfully raised more than $30,000 for The Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago at its Second Annual Golf Outing.  The Outing, held on June 21 at the White Pines Golf Club in Bensenville, was attended by more than 110 golfers.   The day began with a delicious bloody mary bar […]

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Local 727 Funeral Director Jim Trolia & Family Featured in The Beverly Review for Offering High Quality Service to their Community

| July 18, 2019

Longtime Teamsters Local 727 member Jim Trolia, owner and funeral director of Beverly Ridge Funeral Home, was featured alongside his son, fellow 727 member Jim Trolia, Jr., this week in The Beverly Review.  The community newspaper highlighted the Mt. Greenwood funeral home’s longtime, high quality services and the dedication of the Trolia family to their […]

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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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