–For Immediate Release–
Sept 13, 2019
Contact: Kelley McAllister, UFCW Local 555, (415) 794-2687, firstname.lastname@example.org
Next UFCW Local 555 negotiation dates are set for Sept 26/27
Tigard, Ore – United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 555’s Unity Negotiation team has confirmed September 26th and 27th as the next upcoming negotiation dates with Albertsons, Fred Meyer, QFC, and Safeway.
Says President Dan Clay, “We will continue to fight for the contract our members deserve, as our 25,000 strong stand in solidarity with fellow unions members and worker advocates across the Pacific Northwest as well as with countless members of our communities. Our strength in numbers is extraordinary and we are grateful to all for the support demonstrated on behalf of our members’ need for a better life.”
As recently announced, the Union will be sending out another release on September 22nd regarding an upcoming action.
Community members who wish to demonstrate solidarity and receive the latest updates are encouraged to sign the following petition: http://b.link/standwithus
United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 555 represents nearly 25,000 workers in Oregon and SW Washington and has grown to be the largest private sector labor union in Oregon. Local 555 members are a diverse group of workers in retail, manufacturing, and healthcare, among other industries.