UFCW Local 1189 members at the Wedge Co-op overwhelmingly voted in favor of a new 3-year contract on Wednesday, May 29. The new contract expires at the end of March 2022 and passed with 93% of votes in favor of ratification.
The Wedge Negotiations
2019 Contract Negotiations
Your Union Contract is a legal document that contains provisions related to workers' rights and benefits. Your contract is the result of bargaining between the Union and the Employer beginning with the Union's initial proposal and followed by negotiations on items that affect your job. UFCW Local 1189 is committed to keeping you involved and informed. Regular updates will be available online and by email. (If you would like to receive email updates please contact the office to ensure we have your current email address). When a tentative agreement is reached (or when we receive the Employer's final offer) the Union will schedule a time for you to vote on the proposed changes to your contract. After a majority of voting employees approve their contract language it then goes into effect. If you have questions on the process, please contact your Union Representative.
UFCW Local 1189 has reached a tentative agreement with The Wedge. A ratification vote will be held on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. in Classroom C at the Lyndale location.