• UFCW 8-Golden State reaches tentative agreements with Save Mart, FoodMaxx and Maxx Value grocery chains

    Union members to vote on standout agreements with meaningful wage increases and improved healthcare and retirement benefits

    Roseville, Calif. (Sept. 12, 2019) — UFCW 8-Golden State announced today it has reached tentative three-year contract agreements with the Save Mart, FoodMaxx and Maxx Value supermarket chains. The announcement follows tentative agreements reached earlier in the summer with Safeway and Vons in Northern and Central California.

  • Save Mart/Lucky, FoodMaxx, and Maxx Value Negotiations Update – August 17, 2019

    Your Union bargaining team continued discussions with Save Mart this week, making additional progress. We have successfully resolved the issue of pension funding along with almost all other contract language issues.

  • Protecting Our Members at Work

    Keeping our members safe on the job is a top priority and the International works closely with locals to strengthen protections and prevent workplace violence. In the wake of the recent attacks like the mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, the International’s Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Office has updated guidelines to help locals and employers keep our members in the retail sector safe from harm.

  • Raley’s, Bel Air and Nob Hill Negotiations Update - Aug. 5, 2019

    Negotiations resumed with Raley’s last week. We have continued to discuss many of the major concerns our members have, such as improving wages, healthcare and retirement benefits. We remain determined to reach the best possible agreement for our members.

  • Negotiations Update for Save Mart Members - Aug. 2, 2019

    We are pleased to announce UFCW 8-Golden State has resolved the health and welfare provisions for our members working at Save Mart.

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