New Contract for St. Louis and Eastern Missouri Grocery Store Workers

UFCW Local 655, a union of 10,500 members in St. Louis and eastern Missouri, successfully negotiated a contract for the next three years for workers at 104 locations of Dierbergs, Schnucks, and Shop n’ Save stores. The agreement includes a wage increase of 60 cents an hour over the three years, no reduction in benefits, and the ability to continue participation in the union’s health plan.