Liquor Store Workers | National Union of Public and General Employees

Liquor Store Workers

December 17, 2009

The LCBO earns billions for Ontario taxpayers and they want it to remain in public hands.

December 15, 2009

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

December 3, 2009

Deal includes 8.9% over four years plus benefit, premium and allowance improvements.

November 18, 2009

Proposal includes wage increases for each of the four years and an increase in benefits available through Flex-Benefit Health Spending Accounts.

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.

September 1, 2009

'Replacing the provincial liquor board system with a privatized system of retail alcohol sales will increase alcohol-related problems and carry substantial human, social and economic costs.'

August 31, 2009

'It is the GOLICO bargaining committee’s hope that the employer will come to the table and negotiate a collective agreement rather than force the members into taking action.' - MGEU.

August 18, 2009

'If GOLICO members vote in favour of a strike mandate, this will give their committee the authority to call for strike action if necessary.' - MGEU.

July 28, 2009

'This is a significant milestone for which those acting on behalf of the union and the corporation should be congratulated.' - Joan Jessome.

July 26, 2009

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