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King Soopers strike ends after union reaches tentative deal with grocer
Union workers at 77 Denver-area grocery stores will vote Monday to approve the contract, after nine days of picketing.
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PHOTOS: King Soopers workers strike for higher wages
With no movement on a new contract, King Soopers employees who are part of UFCW Local 7 rallied together with support from local officials.
Vail Resorts offers end-of-season bonus as ski areas struggle through labor crisis
Ski resorts are struggling with COVID-ravaged workforces and swelling crowds. Vail Resorts promises workers a $2-an-hour bonus as it weathers a labor crisis, a potential strike by Park City ski patrollers and a declining stock price.
As strikes begin, it’s King Soopers vs. the union vs. … the workers?
King Soopers union employees began their strike in Colorado, but some feel they aren't being heard by the grocery store or union.
King Soopers union workers reject what grocery chain calls “last, best and final offer”
Thousands of unionized grocery workers went on strike Wednesday at 77 Denver-area grocery stores.
King Soopers union rejects request for mediator, will strike in Denver starting Wednesday
UFCW Local 7 says strike will begin in Denver, Boulder, Broomfield and Parker, with Colorado Springs possible at a later date.
King Soopers union workers plan 3-week strike starting Wednesday at 87 Colorado grocery stores
Charges of unfair labor practices are on both sides as negotiations on a new contract have apparently not been successful.
King Soopers union workers vote to strike, which could begin as early as Sunday
Contentious negotiations for a new contract have led to lawsuits and charges of unfair labor practices. A strike could happen on Jan. 9, a day after the existing contract expires.
King Soopers employee union to hold strike vote on Sunday
Union officials say they’re negotiating for a safer workplace as COVID continues, while the grocer says it’s balancing costs. The contract expires Jan. 8. A strike would affect 87 King Soopers in Colorado.