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About beverages workers rising

Beverage Workers Rising is a response to the workplace challenges faced by employees in the brewery and liquor industry working for both independent craft institutions as well as global multi-national corporations. Workers in the beverage industry across Canada are seeing their wages stagnate and working conditions eroded by companies focused primarily on cutting costs. Together, workers can improve working conditions by connecting with one another and forming a union.

FEATURED NEWS & UPDATES

01/08/2022

Pacific Western Brewing Workers Overwhelmingly Approve New Deal

Prince George – SEIU Local 2 Branch 300 members at Prince George’s Pacific Western Brewing Company, which produces the iconic Cariboo Lager, ratified a 3-year Memorandum of Agreement on July 31st. The Agreement was approved with an 83% YES vote and has achieved major gains for the membership.

06/2022

member cyril chippeway featured in infonews story as he joins annual "we stanD in solidarity" convoy

Port Coquitlam, BC – Chippeway is a shop steward at BDL in Port Coquitlam, BC, and sits on the Joint Health & Safety Committee. He’s been a member since 2007. His family was impacted by the residential school system.