UFCW Canada Local 12R24 represents over 6,000 workers of The Beer Store, Ontario's leading source of brewery products for consumers. Our members work in warehouses, on delivery trucks and in more than 450 retail outlets throughout the province.
Local 12R24 is proud to be part of the 240,000-member UFCW Canada and the 1.4 million-member United Food and Commercial Workers International Union. We are affiliated with the Ontario Federation of Labour and the Canadian Labour Congress.
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Locai12R24 member, Bill Garvie, received a Life-Saving certificate for his part in saving a marathon runner's life near the finish line of the "Road2Hope Hamilton Half" marathon ran on November 3/2014.
Toronto – March 3, 2015 – Mexico has called out Walmart for the deplorable labour conditions at Mexican farms it uses to supply its produce. Walmart is North America’s largest importer of Mexican fruits and vegetables.
Blainville, Que. – March 2, 2015 – The parking lot outside the newly opened Provigo Le Marché de Blainville was teeming with activity on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2015, in spite of a frigid temperature of –25°C, and a wind chill of –31°C.
Toronto – March 2, 2015 – International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated annually across the world every March 8th. The origins of International Women’s Day arose from the struggles that women faced at the turn of the 20th century, including dangerous working conditions, long work hours, meager pay, and no right to vote.