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March 11, 2021 in Coronavirus, News, Press Release

Kroger Endangers Los Angeles Food Supply with Additional Store Closures Retaliating Against Hazard Pay Mandates Enacted to Protect Community & Provide Critical Support to Grocery Workers Facing Risk of COVID Exposure

America’s Largest Food and Retail Union Condemns Kroger Escalation of Attack on Essential Workers by Closing Grocery Stores After Los Angeles Mandates COVID Hazard Pay  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the United…
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February 4, 2021 in Press Release

UFCW: Kroger Closing California Stores is Ruthless Attempt to Deny Grocery Workers the Hazard Pay They Have Earned as COVID Risks Increase for Frontline Workers

America’s Largest Food and Retail Union Condemns Kroger Move to Close Grocery Stores to After Long Beach Mandates Hazard Pay WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the United Food and Commercial Workers International…
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December 24, 2020 in Coronavirus, Press Release

Joint Letter to the Nation’s Governors

December 23, 2020 Open Letter to the Nation’s Governors: As we celebrate the great milestone of approved vaccines to protect the country from the COVID-19 pandemic, we are joining forces…
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September 11, 2020 in Coronavirus, News, Press Release

America’s Largest Meatpacking Union Condemns Trump Admin. For Failure to Hold Smithfield Accountable for Outbreak of COVID-19 Worker Deaths and Infections

Union Calls New Trump Admin. Meatpacking Fine a “Slap on the Wrist” After Plant Failed to Protect Workers, With Multiple Deaths and Nearly 1,300 Worker Infections Nationwide: 122 Meatpacking Worker…
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UFCW 99 Quick Facts
  • Membership Over 24,000
  • Year chartered March 1941
  • President James McLaughlin
  • Secretary-Treasurer Stan Chavira
  • Recorder Autumn Mitchell
Companies Represented by UFCW99
  • Ace Parking
    American Linen
    Arizona Sonora Desert Museum
    Calcot Compress Company
    Copper Queen Hospital
    Eurest Dining
    Factor Dales
    Flagship
    Frys Food Stores
    JBS – AZ & UT
    Looks Good Printing
    Mission Foods
    Natural RX
    Naturesweet USA LLC
    Olympus
    Precept
    Safeway
    Smiths
    Southern AZ Legal Aid
    Southwest Service Admin – AZ, NM, TX, HI
    Trinity (Douglas)
    Waste Management
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