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Cannabis Articles

Discover articles by UFCW Local 152 that pertain to the recent cannabis movement in our area.

January 19, 2021
Cannabis plant

UFCW Named On NJ.com’s “21 People and Places To Watch in Cannabis”

  UFCW was named on NJ.com’s “21 people and places to watch in the N.J. cannabis space in 2021,” an alphabetical list of 21 influential people […]
January 12, 2021
Cannabis plant

Verano NJ Workers Will Become UFCW Members – 1/12/2021

  UNION WIN! Today, employees of the medical cannabis company Verano NJ will become UFCW members. An article was published by Business Wire detailing this achievement, […]
September 23, 2020

UFCW Local 152 Attends Ocean County Freeholder Meeting In Support of Adult-Use Cannabis

  On Wednesday, September 16th, UFCW Local 152 staff attended an Ocean County Freeholder meeting in Toms River, NJ to voice support on behalf of the […]
August 8, 2019
UFCW Local 152 Union Representative Hugh Giordano speaking at the Middle Township, NJ Committee meeting to voice support for the cannabis industry. Image courtesy of The Press of Atlantic City

UFCW Local 152 Attends Middle Township Committee Meeting In Support of Medical Cannabis

  UFCW Local 152 staff attended a Middle Township Committee meeting on Monday, August 5th, to voice support on behalf of the cannabis industry in the […]
June 7, 2019
Cannabis leaf on a linen background

Opinion: Cannabis Not Only Creates Jobs, It Grows Careers

  By Hugh Giordano, UFCW Local 152 Representative/Organizer   It’s no secret: cannabis is the talk of the nation, and in New Jersey “marijuana” is all the […]
May 31, 2019
UFCW Local 152 Union Representatives Matte Kane and Hugh Giordano named #52 on The Insider Cannabis Power List

UFCW Local 152 Staff Named On The Insider 100: Cannabis Power List

  Union Representatives Matte Kane and Hugh Giordano were together named #52 on behalf of UFCW Local 152 on The Insider 100: Cannabis Power List, described […]
May 22, 2019
Hugh Giordano speaking on behalf of the cannabis industry.

UFCW Local 152 Attends Assembly Meeting In Support of Expanding Medical Cannabis

  UFCW Local 152 staff attended a New Jersey Assembly meeting on Monday, May 13th to voice support to further expand medical cannabis legislation in the […]
February 28, 2019
Union Representative Hugh Giordano speaking in front of the Brick Township, NJ Council (Photo by Judy Smestad-Nunn, jerseyshoreonline.com)

Local 152 Staff Attends Brick Township Council Meeting

  UFCW Local 152 staff attended a Brick Township, NJ council meeting on Tuesday, February 26th to voice support on behalf of the cannabis industry in […]
December 27, 2018
Cannabis leaves

Local 152 Staff Attends Cinnaminson Township Meeting About Cannabis

UFCW Local 152 staff attended a Cinnaminson, NJ township meeting on Monday, December 17th to voice support on behalf of the cannabis industry in the city. […]