BCGEU | National Union of Public and General Employees


December 15, 2009

Radio ads highlight savings of up to 35% over private stores and a larger selection of popular products.

October 7, 2009

'Both sides worked together to make the work site a better place for the staff and clients.' - BCGEU president Darryl Walker.

September 29, 2009

BCGEU says the province should say no to liquor lobbyists, take back the $160 million it is now spending to subsidize private liquor operators and expand the province's network of publicly-run retail stores.

July 26, 2009

Public liquor stores offer better selection and prices as much as 35% per cent lower than private stores.

May 25, 2009

Union now represents almost 700 employees at B.C.’s second largest casino.

May 13, 2009

What will re-elected Campbell government do with proposal to radically dismantle public services?

May 5, 2009

BCGEU survey finds 93% of all private store prices higher than government-run stores. None were lower.

April 2, 2009

Preparations now underway in all sectors to reach new agreements before the expiry of current contracts in 2010.

March 12, 2009

'It means that they will now have protections like a grievance procedure, shop stewards, strong health and safety language and, of course, higher wages."' - Darryl Walker.

July 29, 2008

Campaign carries the message for public liquor stores in British Columbia