Haga clic aqui para español To all Local 1-S Union members: The Company has not yet returned to the bargaining table with a response to our demand for affordable Medical plans. DECENT, AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE IS A BASIC HUMAN RIGHT!!!!! The Company’s position that their Cigna plans are good enough for you, is NOT good enough for us!! … More CRITICAL CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE (Late Edition)
Haga clic aqui para español To all Local 1-S Union members: The Company walked into negotiations today June 9th, 2016 refused to agree to join the RWDSU medical plans and did not propose any improvements in the Company’s Medical Plans. They want the 1-S members to trust them and “GO AS THE COMPANY GOES” on Medical without bargaining … More CRITICAL CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE
To all Local 1-S Union members: This letter is to address some recent rumors being spread by management. Management has put out the rumor that “the contract is mostly done and that they are just putting the final touches on it.” This rumor is totally incorrect. There remain HUGE differences on economic issues that are: REALLY IMPORTANT … More Contract Negotiations Update
To all Local 1-S Union members: Your Local 1-S negotiation committee has continued to meet with Macys for the purpose of reaching a new contract. While we have been able to reach some tentative agreements with the Company, there is still much work yet to be done. HUGE differences remain on economic issues that are … More Contract Negotiations Update
Local 1-S Vice President Ron Chencinski meets with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and RWDSU President Stuart Appelbaum to update them on state of current negotations with Macy’s. Mr. de Blasio suggested we may want another rally!
The following article appeared in Women’s Wear Daily. NEW YORK — Union leaders and labor groups from as far as Alabama on Thursday joined Local 1S of the Retail Wholesale and Department Store Union at Macy’s Herald Square flagship for a rally in support of wage increases and affordable benefits for the 5,000 workers covered by the three-year … More Women’s Wear Daily: Union Takes a Stand at Macy’s Herald Square
New York City stands with the Macy’s workers as they fight for a fair union contract.
RWDSU President Stuart Appelbaum talked to NY1 about why Macy’s workers need a fair contract. Click here to watch.
Come out to the Rally for a Fair Contract on Thursday June 2nd! LEARN MORE