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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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Support Continues to Pour in for ULP Striking Local 727 Drivers

Support Continues to Pour in for ULP Striking Local 727 Drivers

| June 8, 2018

Spirits and energy remain high as Teamsters Local 727 represented Drivers employed by the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc., gear up for a third week on the ULP strike line.  The more than 150 Drivers initiated the Unfair Labor Practice Strike on May 22, 2018 in protest of the […]

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Union and MV Chicago 135 Reach Tentative Agreement on Multiple Key Issues

| June 6, 2018

The Teamsters Local 727 Bargaining Committee reached tentative agreements with MV Transportation Chicago, Division 135 on multiple contract provisions as negotiations continued on May 29th, May 30th, and May 31st. The Union and Company have tentatively agreed to a new lunch break policy, which will add time to drivers’ routes to account for the additional […]

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Dr Pepper Drivers Stand Strong with the Support of Local 705

Dr Pepper Drivers Stand Strong with the Support of Local 705

| June 5, 2018

Today, Teamsters Local 727 Drivers marked the 15th day of the Unfair Labor Practice Strike against the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc., with a cookout hosted by Teamsters Local 705. With spirits and energy running high, the 727 Drivers shared their experiences on the strike line, as well as […]

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Teamsters Local 727 Informs Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. of the Unlawful Behavior of The American Bottling Company and Demands Keurig Take Action

Teamsters Local 727 Informs Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. of the Unlawful Behavior of The American Bottling Company and Demands Keurig Take Action

| June 4, 2018

CHICAGO, June 4, 2018 — Today, Secretary-Treasurer of Teamsters Local 727 John Coli Jr., wrote and mailed letters to top executives of Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMCR) which detailed the horrendous treatment of more than 150 union Drivers by their current employer, the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. […]

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