Local 342 Members Giving for Thanksgiving 2017
Monday, 20 Nov 2017 10:23 AM ET
On Nov 18, Local 342 Member volunteers helped Mariner's Temple Baptist Church with their 17th Annual Thanksgiving Feast. We unloaded donations, packed 110 donation bags, provided free coats and winter clothes to people in need, helped clean up, and handed out turkeys and donations to members of the community.
Update on Local 342 Strike at Ferreira Foodtown
Friday, 10 Nov 2017 7:50 AM ET
Positive progress was made during talks Thursday night between Local 342 and the Foodtown employer. After standing united through the 7-day strike, Local 342 members are back to work today, Friday, November 10, 2017, in all four locations pending further positive progress. Stay tuned for updates.
Back on Strike: Local 342 Members at Four Ferreria Foodtowns
Friday, 03 Nov 2017 3:31 PM ET
Despite their employer begging them to return to work the previous Friday after a two-hour strike, negotiations broke down on Thursday, Nov 2 and the workers from the Meat and Deli Departments are now BACK ON STRIKE. These...Continue reading
Foodtown Employer Begs Members to Return to Work After Two Hours on Strike
Friday, 27 Oct 2017 12:59 PM ET
UFCW Local 342 Members who work in the Meat, Seafood and Deli departments of four Ferreira Foodtown stores in Jackson Heights, Jamaica and New Hyde Park walked out of their departments this morning for an Unfair Labor Practice Strike...Continue reading
Donate or Volunteer for Local 342's Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 12:42 PM ET
Beginning now through Monday, November 13, 2017, Local 342 Members can donate non-perishables, canned goods and frozen turkeys for our Annual Thanksgiving Drive.Continue reading
We Broke Our Fundraising Record for Making Strides 2017!
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 2:22 PM ET
Local 342 had a record-breaking year of fundraising for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in 2017! Read on to find out how much we raised, and for a recap of our two Making Strides Walks and all our fundraising activities.Continue reading
Update on Morton Williams Safety Conditions and OSHA Findings
Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 2:26 PM ET
An OSHA inspection that the Local 342 Safety Department requested in August has found and cited the Morton Williams company for several serious violations of the Occupational Safety and Health Act in the Morton Williams Supermarket on Jerome Avenue...Continue reading