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April 15, 2014

Rite Aid pharmacy workers in 77 stores across the state of Michigan have voted to ratify a new, three-year agreement negotiated by United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 876, and the Rite Aid Bargaining Committee.

Camp Hill, Pa. - Rite Aid pharmacy workers in 77 stores across the state of Michigan have voted to ratify a new, three-year agreement negotiated by United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 876, and the Rite Aid Bargaining Committee. The agreement guarantees 7% wage increases for all 792 union members; provides both pension and healthcare benefits; and preserves all current holiday, vacation and personal days.

October 21, 2011

Wal-Mart Stores is cutting back healthcare coverage for new part-time workers and significantly raising premiums for many new full-time associates, the New York Times reported.

New York City -- Wal-Mart Stores is cutting back healthcare coverage for new part-time workers and significantly raising premiums for many new full-time associates, the New York Times reported. It is a major turnaround for the retailer which, a few years back, under heavy criticism that many of its 1.4 million workers could not afford or did not qualify for coverage, expanded coverage for employees and their families. The move generated of flurry of positive publicity.

March 10, 2011

A Wednesday report by Bloomberg said that Wal-Mart Watch, a union-funded group that advocates for Wal-Mart Stores workers, said Justice Antonin Scalia should disqualify himself when the U.S. Supreme Court considers the company’s bid to derail a gender-bias suit on behalf of potentially one million employees.

Washington, D.C. -- A Wednesday report by Bloomberg said that Wal-Mart Watch, a union-funded group that advocates for Wal-Mart Stores workers, said Justice Antonin Scalia should disqualify himself when the U.S. Supreme Court considers the company’s bid to derail a gender-bias suit on behalf of potentially one million employees.

November 3, 2010

South African labor leaders say they will strike if necessary to force Wal-Mart to respect...

July 1, 2010

A substantial bloc of Tesco PLC shareholders, urged on by U.S. union activists, rebelled against...

January 28, 2010

Denver-area union workers for the Albertsons grocery chain have voted unanimously to ratify a new...

October 20, 2009

Safeway said Wednesday that little progress has been made in talks between the grocer and...

October 6, 2009

A union representing Colorado grocery workers says members statewide have voted to reject the latest...

August 24, 2009

Citing his position on healthcare reform as reason, unions called for Whole Foods’ CEO John...

New York City Citing his position on healthcare reform as reason, unions called for Whole Foods’ CEO John Mackey’s resignation on Tuesday.

January 11, 2009

Lee Scott, chief executive of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., said Monday he expects the U.S. economy...

August 12, 2008

The Kroger Co. said Wednesday it reached a tentative deal with the United Foods &...

August 10, 2008

The Supreme Court of Canada has agreed to hear two cases stemming from Wal-Mart’s controversial...

June 25, 2008

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama has urged Tesco CEO Sir Terry Leahy to meet...

March 2, 2008

The Kroger Co. on Monday said union members in Memphis ratified a new contract with...

January 29, 2008

New York City Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is set to shake up its sluggish apparel unit...

December 27, 2007

Roseville, Calif. A union of supermarket workers said Friday it voted to approve a new...

December 2, 2007

Pleasanton, Calif. Safeway and UFCW Northern California unions announced that they have reached an agreement....

November 7, 2007

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October 3, 2007

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September 23, 2007

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October 30, 2005

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October 30, 2005

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September 27, 2005

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September 27, 2005

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September 26, 2005

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