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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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How to organize your workplace

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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
Daily Update: 7/20 Meat Farms Job Action

Daily Update: 7/20 Meat Farms Job Action

Thursday, 20 Jul 2017

Today - THURSDAY, JULY 20, 2017 - you will find our job action at Giunta’s Meat Farms in: RONKONKOMA. Please volunteer some time to help us fight for the meat department workers in these stores!  

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Local 1500 Blood Drive and BBQ - July 20

Local 1500 Blood Drive and BBQ - July 20

Wednesday, 19 Jul 2017

UFCW Local 1500 is having their Annual Summer Blood Drive & BBQ on Thursday, July 20 from 2:00 – 8:00 PM, at their headquarters at 425 Merrick Avenue, Westbury, NY.   We encourage Local 342 Members to participate.

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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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Local 342 Supports Teamsters Local 812 Workers on Strike at Clare Rose

Saturday, 01 Jul 2017

At Stop & Shops across the island, Local 342 Members are showing solidarity for the Teamsters during lunch breaks by leafleting and asking shoppers to boycott all Clare Rose products, especially Anheuser Busch brands. 

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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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24
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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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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07
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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