March 18, 2020 Agreement will be concluded in response to the COVID-19 pandemic Teamsters Joint Council 28 today, message that, after high-level negotiations between Teamsters and UPS Management, several agreements have been reached, which will be useful to our members, how we all navigate the covid-19 pandemic together. The first address […] July 12, 2018 “The Teamsters National UPS FreightIng Committee (TNUPSFNC) and UPS Freight have tentatively agreed on a new collective agreement,” Kris Taylor, IBT/UPS Freight Coordinator, announced today. More details will not be released until the presidents of the local teamsters unions, which represent UPS Freight members, will appear in the upcoming […] December 14, 2018 Ups Teamsters, covered by the Trailer Conditioners Supplement, Inc., (TCI), voted today to approve the agreement. The vote count was 61 in the right and 45 against. The TCI supplement is the first of six outstanding additions to be approved by members in a new vote. Members of TCI repair trailers and are […] The first three weeks of negotiations, which were scheduled to take place in April and May, were cancelled. Negotiations such as this one, which require travel to the Breast of Canada and large-time meetings with management and union representatives, cannot be conducted with certainty at this time. UPS Store employees are not unionized and are not covered by this agreement. August 9, 2018 Local union leaders representing UPS and UPS Freight Teamsters met today and approved the two separate interim national agreements that pave the way for electronic members voting from next month. Regarding the preliminary upS agreement, “Today`s vote was a very strong sign for local national support […] March 23, 2018 “The committee has reached an interim agreement on a number of issues,” said Denis Taylor, Director of the Teamsters Package Division and Co-Chair of the union`s UPS Bargaining Committee. “Provisional agreements on certain items are not final until the entire contract has been negotiated, but the Committee wishes to keep members informed. So far, […] The new contract will improve wage growth for all categories of workers, meaning that some members will receive immediate increases of up to $2 to $3 per hour. Workers who already receive the maximum rate will receive an increase of $4.10 over the five-year contract.
Full-time seniority workers (at least 90 days on duty) earn twice as much time on weekends if they work at least five hours. July 10, 2018 The Teamsters National Negotiation Committee has published the national agreement in principle and the strengths of the agreement. Highlights are available in this update (see below) and the agreement is available here. “The proposed contract offers all of our UPS members – full-time and part-time – a significant increase in wages, benefits and working conditions for […] Negotiations between the union and UPS began well before July 31, 2018, the expiration date of the previous five-year contract. An agreement was not only a long process, but also a controversial process. August 23, 2018 The following three videos take you on a tour of UPS` financial situation, which we hope will help our members reflect on their decision to vote on the proposed UPS agreement.