Local 3 United Storeworkers RWDSU


Updates

Keep up to date with Local 3 announcements and events by following our periodic website updates below.

Bloomingdale's Workers Ratify Historic Contract
May 1, 2017 - Contract Includes Company Recognition of Commission Losses from Online Sales and Will Help Pull Workers Out of Deficit to the Fortune 200 Company Read more.

Union Contract Vote Meeting
May 1, 2017 - Union Contract Vote Meeting Read more.

Contract Negotiations Update!
April 30, 2017 - Contract negotiations update. Read more.

CONTRACT RATIFICATION VOTE
April 27, 2017 - Contract ratification vote. Read more.

CRITICAL CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE!!!!!!
April 24, 2017 - To all Local 3 Union members: Read more.

CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE!!!!!! - April 22, 2017
April 24, 2017 - To all Local 3 Union members: Read more.

UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETING MONDAY, APRIL 24, 2017
April 20, 2017 - Membership meeting Monday, April 24, 2017. Read more.

STRIKE ASSIGNMENTS
April 20, 2017 - In the event that Bloomingdale’s Management forces Local 3 Union Members to declare a STRIKE, everyone is expected to report for Picket Duty. Read more.

Rally For a Fair Contract At Bloomingdale's!
April 17, 2017 - Rally For a Fair Contract At Bloomingdale's Read more.

Company Proposal Explanation
April 10, 2017 - The Company proposals are posted on the Local 3 Facebook and the Local 3 website for you to review. However the Company’s proposals can be confusing, so here is a brief description of what the Company is really looking to take away from you in just Read more.

Contract Negotiations Update
April 4, 2017 - Contract Negotiations Update Read more.

BLOOMINGDALE'S FIRST CONTRACT PROPOSAL
March 29, 2017 - Here is Bloomingdale's first proposal in contract negotiations. We STRONGLY oppose several points in here, and we will continue with negotiations tomorrow. Let us know what you think in the comments below. Read more.

MEMBERSHIP MEETING MONDAY MARCH 27, 2017
March 24, 2017 - MEMBERSHIP MEETING MONDAY MARCH 27, 2017 Read more.

Local 3 Update!
March 9, 2017 - Today members of Local 3 were outside Bloomingdales thanking customers for shopping at our union store. As you know your local is currently in negotiations for a new contract. Read more.

UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS
June 23, 2016 - UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS MONDAY, June 27, 2016 4:30PM, 5:30PM, 6:30PM AND 7:30PM Read more.

Sister Ida Berrocal-Torres
June 7, 2016 - It is with Deep Sorrow that we announce the passing of our Sister Ida Berrocal-Torres, President Emeritus of Local 3 United Storeworkers RWDSU Council/UFCW and Director of The Storeworkers Security Plan on Sunday, June 5, 2016. Read more.

UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 2016 4:30PM,
February 23, 2016 - ALL SAINTS CHURCH 247 EAST 60TH STREET BETWEEN 2ND AND 3RD AVENUES Read more.

LOCAL 3 UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS
November 10, 2015 - UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2015 4:30PM, 5:30PM, 6:30PM AND 7:30PM Read more.

LOCAL 3 HEALTH ALERT
October 30, 2015 - A heavy Flu season is being forecast, therefore we urge every Local 3 member to take precautions. Read more.

Local 3 is Moving!
September 25, 2015 - The Local 3 office is relocating to Long Island City. Read more.

Labor Day Parade
August 18, 2015 - The 2015 New York City Labor Day Parade will be held on Saturday, September 12. Join Local 3 RWDSU UFCW to march in the parade! Read more.

Local 3 Spring 2015 Newsletter
July 13, 2015 - Catch up on the latest news from Local 3! Read more.

Citizenship Application Clinic For Eligible Green Card Holde
July 13, 2015 - RWDSU is hosting a citizenship application clinic on Thursday, July 16. Read more.

UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS TUESDAY, JUNE 23, 2015
June 22, 2015 - Come here a report on Local 3 activities Read more.

OPEN ENROLLMENT FOR HEALTH CARE PLANS CLOSES JUNE 1, 2015
May 29, 2015 - The open enrollment period ends June 1, 2015 Read more.

UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS
February 13, 2015 - LOCAL 3 UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2015 4:30PM, 5:30PM, 6:30PM AND 7:30PM Read more.

Holiday Open House
December 1, 2014 - Holiday Open House Read more.

RWDSU 2014 Convention
October 30, 2014 - The 22nd Quadrennial Convention of the RWDSU was held from August 2 through August 7 in Orlando Florida. President Cassandra A. Berrocal led the Local 3 del¬egation along with Secretary-Treasurer Shaun Kavanagh and Recorder Costello Dash. The dele Read more.

UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS
June 24, 2014 - Description Goes Here Read more.

Read the Holiday newsletter here
December 19, 2013 - Read more.

Read the latest Local 3 Newsletter here
November 15, 2013 - Description Goes Here Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meeting
November 15, 2013 - Description Goes Here Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meetings
October 21, 2013 - Description Goes Here Read more.

Read the latest Local 3 Newsletter here
October 8, 2013 - Description Goes Here Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meetings
April 30, 2013 - Join us for Local 3 Union Membership Meetings Read more.

Apply for the UFCW Scholarship Program
April 19, 2013 - Apply for the UFCW Scholarship Program Read more.

Apply for the RWDSU 2013 Alvin E. Heaps Memorial Scholarship
April 19, 2013 - Apply for the RWDSU Alvin Heaps Scholarship Read more.

Nominations and Elections of Delegates to the Convention
March 18, 2013 - You are hereby notified that the Seventh Regular Convention of the United Food and Commercial Workers will convene from Monday, August 12th through Friday, August 16, 2013. Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meetings
March 1, 2013 - Local 3 Union Membership Meetings Read more.

RWDSU President Stuart Appelbaum Shows Leadership
February 28, 2013 - RWDSU President Stuart Appelbaum Shows Leadership and Vision Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meetings
November 27, 2012 - Tuesday, November 27, 2012 Read more.

Happy 75th Anniversary RWDSU!
November 21, 2012 - Happy Anniversary Read more.

Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund
November 8, 2012 - Many RWDSU and other UFCW members were among those people whose lives have been disrupted by Hurricane Sandy. Read more.

Union Plus Participants Impacted by Hurricane Sandy
November 8, 2012 - Assistance for Union Plus program participants impacted by Hurricane Sandy Read more.

Retail Action Project Conducts Disaster Assistance Clinics
November 8, 2012 - Go to the Retail Action Project office to learn more about assistance available for victims of Hurricane Sandy Read more.

Hurricane Sandy - Need Help?
November 8, 2012 - Hurricane Sandy Assistance Read more.

Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA)
November 2, 2012 - If you live or work in Bronx, Kings, Nassau, New York, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk or Westchester counties and you lost your income due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy, you may qualify for DUA. Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meetings
October 30, 2012 - TUESDAY, October 30, 2012 4:30, 5:30PM and 6:30PM Read more.

Upcoming Events at Local 3
September 27, 2012 - Be sure to mark your calendars for these important upcoming Local 3 events. Read more.

HEALTH CARE ALERT
September 17, 2012 - Local 3 RWDSU and Bloomingdale’s have agreed to offer a special ONE-TIME ONLY opportunity to all eligible Local 3 members. Read more.

Bloomingdale’s Workers Ratify New Five-Year Contract
May 2, 2012 - A “Miracle on 59th Street” that Will Impact Entire Retail Industry Read more.

Union Meeting
May 1, 2012 - Agenda: CONTRACT RATIFICATION and/or STRIKE AUTHORIZATION VOTE Read more.

Negotiations Update
April 29, 2012 - Once again Mr. Mast and his team are working hard to provide more propaganda letters. We have lost count is it four or five, well it doesn’t matter except that once again it is incorrect and misleading. Read more.

Negotiations Update
April 27, 2012 - We wanted to take this opportunity to update everyone and we felt that it was important that we respond to Mr. Mast’s update letter #3 dated April 26th, 2012. Read more.

Negotiations Alert
April 24, 2012 - The Demonstration mounted by Bloomingdale’s workers last Wednesday, April 18, 2012 sent a powerful message to Bloomingdale’s/Macy’s Inc. Management about the critical importance of negotiating a fair and just labor agreement with the members of Local Read more.

Negotiations Update
April 24, 2012 - We wanted to take this opportunity to update everyone and we felt that it was important that we respond to Mr. Mast’s update letter #2 dated April 23rd, 2012. Read more.

Local 3 Rally for a Fair Contract
April 18, 2012 - Save the date! April 18th, 2012 Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meetings
March 27, 2012 - Local 3 Union Membership Meetings Read more.

Local 3 Contract Proposals Summary
March 16, 2012 - LOCAL 3 UNTIED STOREWORKERS RWDSU/UFCW 2012 CONTRACT PROPOSALS Read more.

Negotiations Update
March 15, 2012 - We wanted to provide everyone with a contract negotiations update. Your Terms and Conditions of Employment subcommittee met with the Company on March 13th and 15th. Read more.

Bloomingdales Contract Proposals
March 1, 2012 - Read Bloomingdales contract proposals Read more.

Stay Informed on Bloomingdale's Negotiations
February 17, 2012 - Negotiations began this week with Bloomingdale's on a new contract. Read more.

Local 3 Contract Proposals
February 17, 2012 - Read the Full Contract Proposal Read more.

Local 3 Wishes Customers a Happy Valentine’s Day
February 15, 2012 - Bloomingdale’s workers in New York City were out in full force today to deliver a Valentine’s Day-themed message: they love their customers for shopping union. Read more.

Union Membership Meeting
February 14, 2012 - Tuesday, February 14, 2012 4:30, 5:30 and 6:30 PM Read more.

Local 3 Holiday Open House
December 29, 2011 - Local 3 Holiday Open House Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meeting
December 8, 2011 - Local 3 Union Membership Meeting Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meetings
November 8, 2011 - UNION MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS Read more.

ATTENTION LOCAL 3 MEMBERS FREE FLU SHOTS
October 24, 2011 - Local 3 members who participate in either CIGNA or Essential Care will be entitled to Free Flu Shots. Read more.

Local 3 Union Membership Meetings
September 20, 2011 - Union Membership Meetings Read more.

Local 3 Marches in Labor Day Parade
September 10, 2011 - Local 3 Marches in Labor Day Parade Read more.

Steward's Bulletin
August 18, 2010 - PLEASE SHARE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION WITH THE MEMBERS OF YOUR CREW AND WITH OTHER ASSOCIATES: Read more.

Our Health Care
February 1, 2010 - The prolonged battle over health care reform staged by the U.S. Congress foretold the problems that can come from innocent intention. President Barack Obama, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi lead the battle to legislat Read more.