UFCW Local 832

UFCW Local 832

March 24, 2010 20:50 ET

Union reaches tentative deal with CNIB

Ratification vote set for Thursday, March 25 at 4 p.m.

Attention: Assignment Editor, City Editor, Health/Medical Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor WINNIPEG, MANITOBA, PRESS RELEASE--(Marketwire - March 24, 2010) - With the help of a government appointed conciliation officer, a tentative deal has been reached for the 19 locked-out Canadian Institute for the Blind (CNIB) members.

Terms of the settlement will be presented to the members, Thursday, March 25 at 4:00 p.m. A vote will take place to either accept or reject the offer.

Picketing will continue until the deal is ratified.

Contact Information

  • Blake Crothers, Director of Communications, UFCW Local 832
    Primary Phone: 204-480-4930
    Secondary Phone: 204-479-3977
    E-mail: blake.crothers@ufcw832.com