UFCW Canada Local 649May 7, 2022 - UFCW Local 649’s Bargaining Committee is happy to announce the contract with FCL has now been ratified by members! The ratification vote took place May 7, following a membership meeting to review the agreement.

A few key highlights for those who were unable to attend:

  • A new agreement to take us to October 31, 2026

  • Retroactive pay backdated to November 1, 2019

  • 8.25% wage increase over the length of the agreement

  • Short Term Disability Plan that protects existing sick time entitlements

  • A Flex Work Agreement

  • A Flexible Spending Account worth $750 annually

  • Maternity, Parental & Adoption Leave Top Up

  • No major concessions

Thank you to our members for your patience and support.