Your UFCW Local 700 Union Bargaining Committee is proud to announce that we’ve reached a tentative agreement with Kroger for a new, three-year contract; the proposed contract covers more than 8,000 workers at 69 stores in the Indianapolis area.
YOUR UNION OFFICERS, STAFF, AND UNION BARGAINING COMMITTEE RECOMMEND A YES VOTE TO APPROVE THE PROPOSED CONTRACT.
By sticking together in negotiations, we won:
Guaranteed pay increases over the life of the contract
Higher starting pay rates
Lump-sum compensation for top-rated and grandfathered workers, and
Higher premium pay for some classifications
Quality, affordable health care for members and your families
Health care benefit improvements
Retirement security for a better future
Language improvements creating more opportunity for you
Union Representatives and Bargaining Committee Members will be in stores on Tuesday, May 31, and Wednesday, June 1, to discuss details of the proposed contract and answer questions. Voting will take place on Thursday, June 2, and Friday, June 3.
A full schedule for worksite visits and voting will be available on our website, Facebook and Twitter (@ufcw700).