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Local 342 fights to ensure the highest industry standards for you and your coworkers.

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Organizing

We can help you organize a Union at your workplace.

Why a Union

Strength in numbers

As a member of a Union, you’ll have the opportunity to negotiate with your company for the wages and benefits that matter to you.

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Your right to be in a Union

The law protects you

The law protects your right to help organize a union, to join a union, and to support a union of your own choosing.

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Your Rights

How to organize your workplace

We can help

We’ve helped workers from all over New York and New Jersey, and we can help you, too. All conversations with our organizing department are kept completely confidential.

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News

Our Latest News
Meat Farms Strike and Negotiations Update

Meat Farms Strike and Negotiations Update

Thursday, 27 Jul 2017

An attempt to negotiate a fair contract with the employer on July 20th was unsuccessful. The union rejected the employer’s proposal and a Federal Mediator has been called in. Local 342 will fight until we win a fair deal...

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Meat Farms Daily Strike Update: Thursday, July 27

Meat Farms Daily Strike Update: Thursday, July 27

Wednesday, 26 Jul 2017

Today - THURSDAY, JULY 27 2017 - our strike line will be at Giunta's Meat Farms in: COMMACK. Please check back tomorrow for our next update, and please continue to stand united and volunteer some time to help us fight...

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Meat Farms Negotiations and Strike Update

Friday, 21 Jul 2017

Local 342 met with Meat Farms representatives on Thursday, July 20 to discuss a fair contract.

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Ongoing Unfair Labor Practice Strike at Giunta's Meat Farms

Tuesday, 18 Jul 2017

Local 342 Members and staff began leafleting at Giunta's Meat Farms in Ronkonkoma and Medford on the morning of Thursday, June 29 to ask consumers not to shop in his stores in support of the meat department workers who...

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Congratulations to Teamsters Local 812

Friday, 14 Jul 2017

Local 342 congratulates our brothers and sisters of Teamsters Local 812 for the successful agreement with employer Clare Rose that honors both your pensions and wages. Workers united can win!

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About UFCW Local 342

Our members have the best contracts and highest standards in the industry.

Unity

Local 342 Members work together and stand with one another to improve our lives and the lives of our coworkers. In unity there is strength.

Strength

Members of Local 342 know they are in good company and they stand together. There is strength in numbers.

Fairness

All workers deserve fair wages, affordable benefits, and good working conditions. All of these become possible when you stand together.


“I sat on several negotiating teams and it feels good to know I have a voice in the wages and benefits I earn at work. Being part of a Union is like being part of a family. You fight for family and stick together.”

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Jul 2017
MEMBERS ONLY: Summer Monday Night BBQs at Local 342 Offices

MEMBERS ONLY: Summer Monday Night BBQs at Local 342 Offices — We're making Monday Nights fun again! Come down to your Area Office this summer for food, fun and your Local 342 friends. Every Monday night through August. 


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Aug 2017
MEMBERS ONLY: Summer Monday Night BBQs at Local 342 Offices

MEMBERS ONLY: Summer Monday Night BBQs at Local 342 Offices — We're making Monday Nights fun again! Come down to your Area Office this summer for food, fun and your Local 342 friends. Every Monday night through August. 


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Aug 2017
MEMBERS ONLY: Summer Monday Night BBQs at Local 342 Offices

MEMBERS ONLY: Summer Monday Night BBQs at Local 342 Offices — We're making Monday Nights fun again! Come down to your Area Office this summer for food, fun and your Local 342 friends. Every Monday night through August. 


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