UFCW Local 328 News

UFCW Local 328 Members Employed at Stop & Shop Overwhelmingly Ratify New Four Year Agreement!

We would like to congratulate our union family at Stop & Shop on overwhelmingly ratifying a new four year agreement with a vote of over 98% from members in attendance! Thanks to Stop & Shop workers’ hard work, commitment and solidarity, they secured a new contract that offers:

  • Immediate wage increases across the board for the entire duration of the contract for all employees with at least 6 months of service
  • Protected time and a half on Sunday and holidays
  • Secured pension for full-time and part-time workers for the life of the contract
  • Affordable and quality healthcare with ZERO increase in members’ weekly contributions during the entire duration of the contract
  • Improved healthcare/lower deductibles
  • Improved dental benefit still at no cost for part-time & full time-workers
  • Protected vision benefit still at no cost for part-time & full-time workers
  • Increased starting rates
  • Increased Classification Rates
  • Higher wages delivered faster with a reduced scale for full-time workers
  • Increased pharmacy technician rates
  • Relief pay for Deli & Night Crew
  • New classification of an Online Shopping Lead
  • Appreciation bonus for part-time and full-time workers
  • Protection for home delivery drivers with no layoffs due to third party vendors
  • Increased guaranteed hours for long-term part-time workers
  • Zero concessions

To review a copy of the improvements secured in the new agreement, click on the link below.