Friday, May 16, 2014
Contracts with Wild by Nature, Dan's & Pick Quick Key Food, Ratified
Yesterday contracts with Dan's Key Food, Pick Quick Key Food and Wild by Nature were voted on by UFCW Local 1500 membership and all ratified.
Wild by Nature's contract is a 24 month agreement, through May 7, 2016. The contract includes wage increases, new Full-Time starting rates, premium pay and guaranteed hours for Part-Time workers.
Both Key Food contracts are 27 month agreements. They increase travel pay for all employees, have wage increases, increase hours for Part-Time workers, and recognize same-sex marriages. “We’re proud of this deal, we focused on fixing problems at the Part-Time level and accomplished it,” said Debbie Gernand, from Pick Quick Key Food, "There's more work to be done and we won't stop fighting!"