TORONTO — Negotiations between Loblaw and four United Food and Commercial Workers union locals have broken down over what the union called the retailer's unwillingness to bargain productively. The unions, representing 30,000 workers at various Loblaw-owned banners in Ontario, have requested that negotiations continue with the help of a federal conciliator. The unions allege that Loblaw wants to operate under the economics of its Superstore and Great Food banners only, which it said would ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
 

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
 

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.