UPDATE # 6 – Purolator Negotiations

Negotiations with your employer resumed last week with the Federal Conciliation Officer in attendance. We, however, regret to inform you that, as of Wednesday afternoon March 23rd, these talks broke down and concluded.

Teamsters Local Union 362 Files for Union Vote at Amazon Facility in Nisku, AB

Teamsters Local Union 362 filed for a vote on union representation at the Amazon YEG 1 Fulfillment Centre in Nisku, AB, late yesterday afternoon. This represents the first step in the Teamsters Canada union organizing campaign to bring Amazon to the bargaining table.

Teamsters, Purolator Reach Agreement

This update is to inform you that a Memorandum of Agreement was reached between your union bargaining table and the company this afternoon, July 7, 2022...

UPDATE # 10 – Purolator Negotiations

As the offer has been REJECTED by the membership, the union and company have set meeting dates of July 5 and 6 to resume negotiations.

Statement on Vaccine Mandate for Air, Rail, and Marine Transportation Workers

The president of Teamsters Canada, François Laporte, made the following statement on the Trudeau Government’s decision to make vaccination mandatory for air, rail and marine transportation workers...

The Teamsters Launch a General Strike at Molson’s South Shore Brewery

Some 420 workers at the Molson-Coors brewing plant on Montreal’s South Shore are currently on strike.

UPDATE # 7- Purolator Negotiations

Canada Council of Teamsters national strike vote regarding the Purolator negotiations concluded with 98.3 % percent in favour of strike action. 

Work Stoppage at Canadian Pacific is Over

The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) and Canadian Pacific (CP) have agreed to final and binding arbitration. In such a process, both parties agree to accept the arbitrator's decision as final.

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference Provided Notice of Lockout by Canadian Pacific Railway

Canadian Pacific (CP) have served the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) with notice of lockout. In the event there is not a negotiated settlement between the parties, CP will lockout the Union on March 20, 2022 at 0001 a.m. 

Update on Canadian Pacific Bargaining

With less than 36 hours to go before the deadline decreed by Canadian Pacific (CP), the Teamsters Union is providing an update on negotiations.