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Union-Made Father’s Day!

This Sunday is Father’s Day! Celebrate Dad in solidarity style, by choosing ethical companies and brands that pay living wages and treat workers with respect. Whether its a tie, pair of boots, tools or a bottle of whiskey, choose union-made Hugo Boss (UNITE HERE)Jim Beam® (United Food and Commercial Workers [UFCW])Joseph Abboud clothing (UNITE HERE)Knob Creek® whiskey (UFCW)Louisville Slugger (UAW)Naturalizer shoes (UFCW)Old Spice (UFCW)Pierre Cardin cologne (UFCW)Red Wing Shoes (UFCW)Spalding basketball (Machinists [IAM])Stella Artois beer (IAM)Timex watches (IAM)The Union Boot Pro (UFCW) And don’t forget to choose union made tools for all of Dad’s DIY projects, from ethical tool companies like:ArmstrongBlack & DeckerChannellockCraftsmanKlein ToolsRigidSnap-OnStanley Hand Tools Read More

This Memorial Day, Honor the Troops and Choose Union-Made!

It’s Memorial Day Weekend!  It’s time to honor our troops and celebrate the unofficial start of Summer.  Obviously, choosing to support good, union jobs by purchasing American-made products is a great way to show your patriotism.  We always encourage working people to stand in solidarity, whether it’s in the check-out line at the grocery store or in the outdoor section of the hardware store. Read More

Union Plus Offers Benefits to Union Members and Their Families

Representatives from more than 40 unions gathered in Hershey, Pennsylvania, last week to discuss strategies for maximizing union member engagement with UnionPlus benefits. Pennsylvania AFL-CIO President Rick Bloomingdale greeted the liaisons and was joined by Diane Carroll, secretary/treasurer of Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers (BCTGM) Local 464. Read More