International Migrants Day – December 18

International Migrants Day – December 18, annually commemorates the adoption of the International.. read more >>

Migrant Workers Receive New Hope for Reunion

A major update from Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) will be welcome news to many migrant workers in Alberta... read more >>

Doral Holdings Security Guards join the union, UFCW 333

Security guards at Doral Holdings' Seaway Mall in Welland, Ontario are the newest members of UFCW Canada.. read more >>

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Edmonton and Calgary Labour Day BBQs

UFCW Local 401 was proud to once again participate in the Calgary and District Labour Council (CDLC) and Edmonton and District Labour Council (EDLC) Labour Day BBQs this year. UFCW activists filled downtown Calgary’s Olympic Plaza and Edmonton’s Giovanni Caboto Park (along with.. read more >>

UFCW Local 401 Participates in 2013 Calgary Pride Parade

  On September 1, 2013, UFCW Local 401 participated in what was the largest Calgary Pride Parade to date. Float entrants in the Parade rose to 80 from approximately 60 in 2012. And while final numbers are not yet confirmed, initial reports indicate that the event drew even more.. read more >>

Forward Together Campaign Gives Back to the Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank

On May 17, UFCW Local 401 launched the Loblaw Forward Together website to educate members and the public about the difference between union and non-union Loblaw locations. A feature on the website included a price comparison of products at unionized and non-unionized locations.. read more >>

UFCW Local 401 Supports Safe Patient Care in Alberta

On Wednesday, August 28, UFCW Local 401 joined United Nurses of Alberta Local 115, the Calgary and District Labour Council, and other allies in supporting nurses’ calls for safe patient care in Alberta. Registered nurses in Alberta are facing job cuts by Alberta Health Services.. read more >>

UFCW Local 401 at GloblaFest

  Running since 2003, GlobalFest is Calgary’s premier fireworks exhibition, showcasing talent and cultural diversity from all over the world. This year, UFCW Local 401 participated in all five evenings of the Festival, bringing the Union’s unique perspective to the 2013.. read more >>

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