Teamsters
Business

More Than 100 Truck Drivers Vote to Join Teamsters at Port of N.Y.-N.J.

More than 100 truck drivers who work for an Australian logistics firm at the Port of New York and New Jersey have voted to join the Teamsters, the union said.

Transport Topics
July 18, 2013
Business

Teamsters Approve Deal With ABF, But Several Side Pacts Rejected

Teamsters employees at ABF Freight System approved a new master contract, but additional talks will be required later this month because some side agreements were rejected.

July 8, 2013
Business

UPS, Teamsters to Reopen Talks to Complete Parcel, Freight Pacts

The Teamsters union and UPS Inc. said they are resuming talks on rejected supplemental agreements to a master contract for the Package division that won rank-and-file approval last week, and the two are trying to reach a new tentative deal for workers in UPS’ Freight division.

July 1, 2013
Business

Union Leaders Approve ABF Deal That Includes 7% Wage Reduction

Leaders of the Teamsters union last week said they approved a tentative five-year contract agreement with ABF Freight System that includes a 7% pay cut, setting the stage for rank-and-file voting to begin June 3.

Transport Topics
May 27, 2013
Business

300 Local Union Leaders Endorse Deal Covering UPS Package, Freight Workers

Union leaders of more than 300 Teamsters locals approved tentative contracts last week covering 250,000 UPS Inc. package and freight workers, who stand to receive pay raises, benefits enhancements and new on-the-job protection.

May 13, 2013
Business

UPS ‘Confident’ of Deal With 250,000 Teamsters

As contract negotiations resume this week, UPS Inc. remains “confident” that a new contract can be reached in advance of the scheduled July 31 expiration of the agreement that covers a total of 250,000 Teamster package and freight workers.

April 15, 2013
Business

Teamsters, Costco Reach Tentative Three-Year Agreement

The Teamsters union said it has reached a tentative three-year agreement with retail giant Costco.

Transport Topics
January 11, 2013
Business

ABF Freight to Begin Negotiations With Teamsters in December

ABF Freight and the Teamsters union announced they expect to begin negotiations on a new collective bargaining agreement Dec. 18.

Transport Topics
October 11, 2012
Business

ABF Freight Wants Direct Negotiations with Teamsters on New Labor Contract

Officials of less-than-truckload carrier ABF Freight System said they have notified the Teamsters union they want to negotiate directly on a new labor contract next year and not as part of an industry group.

September 3, 2012
Business

UPS, Teamsters Agree to Begin Contract Talks in September

The Teamsters union and UPS Inc. agreed this week to begin negotiations in late September on national UPS Inc. and UPS Freight contracts covering about 250,000 union members nationwide.

Transport Topics
June 7, 2012

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