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Local 727 Successful in Dismissing Temporary Restraining Order, Dr Pepper Remains Bitter After Union ULP Strike Victory

Local 727 Successful in Dismissing Temporary Restraining Order, Dr Pepper Remains Bitter After Union ULP Strike Victory

| July 17, 2018

Teamsters Local 727 obtained yet another victory earlier today over the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Keurig Dr Pepper Inc., when the outstanding Temporary Restraining Order and injunction lawsuit against the Union were dismissed with prejudice over the Company’s objections. Still bitter from Local 727’s victories throughout the Unfair Labor Practice strike, the Company […]

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PHOTOS: Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Raises Nearly $17,000 at First Golf Outing

PHOTOS: Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Raises Nearly $17,000 at First Golf Outing

| July 13, 2018

  On July 6, 2018, more than 110 golfers came together at White Pines Golf Club to raise nearly $17,000 at the First Annual Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Golf Outing. Despite a cold and stormy initial outing date, the rescheduled golf outing saw prime golfing weather with clear blue skies, ideal temperatures, and moderate […]

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Union Wins Strike Against the American Bottling Company, Drivers Returned to Work Today

Union Wins Strike Against the American Bottling Company, Drivers Returned to Work Today

| July 2, 2018

For forty days, Teamsters Local 727 drivers employed by the American Bottling Company, a subsidiary of Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. that is set to merge with Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. this month, have stood together in protest of the Company’s threats, attempts at intimidation, and unwillingness to bargain in good faith with the Union.  […]

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United We Rise

United We Rise

| June 26, 2018

Corporate billionaires are trying to mislead the public into thinking Unions and the labor movement are no longer necessary.  The Pew Research Center released a study earlier this month that indicates the efforts of these Big Business bullies have fallen short. The study found that the majority of Americans have a favorable impression of unions […]

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PHOTOS: Funeral Members Gain New Insight at Union CE Seminar

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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