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April 29, 2020
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UFCW: Trump Order to Keep Meatpacking Plants Open Must Include Immediate Action to Strengthen Coronavirus Testing & Safety Measures

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), America’s largest meatpacking union with 250,000 members across the industry, called on President […]
April 28, 2020
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UFCW: Tyson and All Meatpacking Companies Must Act Immediately to Protect American Workers & Food Supply

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), America’s largest meatpacking union, called on Tyson and all companies in the industry […]
April 26, 2020
What is the #ShopSmart pledge?

#ShopSmart Campaign Urges Shoppers to Help Keep America’s Grocery Workers Safe & Grocery Stores Open

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), America’s largest food and retail union, highlighted its national safety initiative entitled, #ShopSmart, […]
April 23, 2020
UFCW International President Marc Perrone

America’s National Meatpacking Union Urges White House Task Force to Take Immediate Action to Protect Meatpacking Workers & National Food Supply

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) International Union, America’s largest meatpacking and food processing union, held a national press conference call to highlight the […]
April 20, 2020
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UFCW Calls on USDA to Take Five Immediate Actions to Protect Meatpacking Workers and America’s Food Supply During Coronavirus Outbreak

  America’s Largest Food and Retail Union Urges USDA to Prioritize a Series of Critical Safety Actions, including Testing and Personal Protection Equipment for All Meatpacking […]
February 7, 2020

UFCW Charity Foundation Accepting Scholarship Applications for 2020

  “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” — Nelson Mandela The UFCW is about workers coming together to […]
October 30, 2019
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UFCW OUTreach Offering Scholarships for the 2020 Creating Change Conference

  Great news, members! UFCW OUTreach, the UFCW constituency group for LGBTQ+ and allies, is offering scholarships nationwide to union members to attend the 2020 Creating […]
August 22, 2019
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UFCW Women’s Network Childcare Grant 2019

  The UFCW Women’s Network is now accepting applications for the 2019 Childcare Grant! The primary purpose of the UFCW Women’s Network is to unify UFCW […]
June 7, 2019
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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 […]