COMPONENT 5 - RETAIL STORES AND WAREHOUSE

Component 5 includes members who work for the BC Liquor Distribution Branch in retail stores and related warehouse operations.

NEWS & UPDATES

January 25, 2017

Local 505 meeting - convention delegates

DATE: Wednesday, March 1, 2017 TIME: 6:00 p.m.  PLACE: BCGEU Area Office – 158 Oriole Rd (Back Entrance)   Please rsvp to anitacoffeebreak@gmail.com by Noon on February 28, 2017 AGENDA CALL FOR RESOLUTIONS FOR THE 50th BCGEU TRIENNIAL CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION being held June 14-17, 2017, in Vancouver. CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR DELEGATES TO CONVENTION - 1 DELEGATE and 2 ALTERNATES. If you ...

January 24, 2017

Local 507 Union Meeting and Nomination and Election of Delegates to the BCGEU...

COMPONENT:   Retail Stores and Warehouse LOCAL:             507 DATE:               February 22, 2017 (Wednesday) TIME:               5:30 p.m. PLACE:             BCGEU Kelowna Area Office                         1064 Borden Avenue, Kelowna   AGENDA Call for resolutions to the BCGEU 50th Triennial Constitution Convention (June 14 – 17, 2017). Nomination and Election of  Delegates to the B...

January 24, 2017

Local 504 Executive By-Election Results

To:     All BCGEU Local 504 Members Re:     Local 504 Executive By-Election Results   Please be advised the following Local 504 members have been acclaimed: Treasurer                   Jonathan Boulton Member at Large        Sonu Sharma Congratulations to the new Local 504 Executive members and thank you to everyone that allowed their names to stand in nomination and/or participated in ...

January 23, 2017

Local 501 General Meeting and Election of a Delegate

COMPONENT:    Retail Stores & Warehouse LOCAL:             501 – General Meeting DATE:               Thursday, February 23, 2017 TIME:               7:30pm PLACE:             BCGEU Victoria Area Office (2994 Douglas St.)                         2nd Floor Members Lounge   AGENDA Election of one delegate to the BCGEU Convention (June 14 - 17, 2017) will occur at this meeting.  If you are...

January 20, 2017

Local 507 Union Meeting and Nominations

COMPONENT:  Administrative Services LOCAL:            507 DATE:              February 22, 2017 (Wednesday) TIME:              5:30 p.m. PLACE:            BCGEU Kelowna Area Office                        1064 Borden Avenue, Kelowna   AGENDA   Call for resolutions to the BCGEU 50th Triennial Constitution Convention (June 14 – 17, 2017). Nomination and Election of  Delegates to the BCGEU Tr...

January 19, 2017

$10-a-day child care would boost B.C. economy in 3 years, report suggests

A $10-a-day child care plan in B.C. would start paying itself off in three years, according to a new report.   Read More...

January 18, 2017

Lower Mainland warehouse process moves forward

Yesterday BCGEU Component 5 – Retail Stores and Warehouse – members at the Vancouver Distribution Centre were informed that the government has identified a potential location for an interim warehouse to replace the current warehouse for a five-year period.  In order to finalize the plan, government has issued a Notice of Intent outlining the specifications needed for their temporary warehouse....

January 17, 2017

BCGEU stands with striking brewery workers in Toronto

The BCGEU is proud to stand with members of the Canadian Union of Brewery and General Workers (CUBGW) in their fight for a fair contract. Despite boasting revenues in the tens of billions, MolsonCoors has repeatedly come to the table demanding concessions from employees at their Toronto brewery. “BCGEU’s 72,000 members are standing strong with our friends at CUBGW in Toronto in their fight ...

January 16, 2017

Local 503 Meeting

LOCAL:   All Local 503 Members DATE:     February 15, 2017 TIME:      5:00 pm PLACE:    Lower Mainland Area Office  (Musqueam Room)                Suite 130 – 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver V5M 0C4 Nominations are open for delegates to the BCGEU convention. Election of delegates to the BCGEU 50th CONVENTION AGENDA Call for Resolutions 2017 BCGEU Convention Election of Delegates and Alternat...