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May 2, 2017  

Nestlé Canada workers strike at Toronto chocolate plant

Strike action related to the company’s use and treatment of temporary workers compared to unionized employees.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
November 2, 2016  

Union says investments will reverse auto fortunes

Big Three automakers commit to investing $1.5 billion as a result of contract agreements with Unifor.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
October 12, 2016  

Unifor shifts sights to Ford following tentative FCA deal

Securing investment at the automaker’s Windsor, Ont. engine plant is Unifor’s main priority, Dias says.

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February 2, 2015  

USW calls on refinery workers to strike after contract talks stall

Union rejects Shell’s fourth contract offer, prompts 3,800 workers to walk off the job.

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April 30, 2013  

US Steel labour talks stall, 1,000 workers remain locked out

Sides divided over elimination of cost-of-living wage increases, vacation time reductions.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
October 30, 2012  

Strikes flank Bombardier’s rail, aerospace businesses

Workers at Quebec rail plant join Kansas aerospace makers on the picket line.

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September 28, 2012  

CAW deals protect workers, boosts industry competitiveness

CAW president hopes labour deals will better position the Big Three’s operations in Ontario.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
May 1, 2012  

The big CAT’s at it again

Despite record profits, Caterpillar wants to freeze wages and double health costs at Illinois plant.