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Canada Post and CUPW spar over “poison pill” in cooling-off period - CanadianBusiness.com;

Canada Post and CUPW spar over “poison pill” in cooling-off period - CanadianBusiness.com

CanadianBusiness.comCanada Post and CUPW spar over “poison pill” in cooling-off periodCanadianBusiness.comCanada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers have agreed in principle to a 30-day “cooling off” period, which could prevent a service interruption on Monday, July 11. However, disagreement over a condition requiring binding arbitration looks ...and more »

Postal workers are fighting a war they can't win - iPolitics.ca (subscription);

Postal workers are fighting a war they can't win - iPolitics.ca (subscription)

iPolitics.ca (subscription)Postal workers are fighting a war they can't winiPolitics.ca (subscription)Canada Post's 50,000 unionized workers probably were cheering last October when Justin Trudeau's Liberals swept into power, replacing the despised Harper government. After all, the Liberals had promised in their electoral platform to “save home ...and more »

Canada Post, union remain divided as offer of bargaining truce stalls - CBC.ca;

Canada Post, union remain divided as offer of bargaining truce stalls - CBC.ca

CBC.caCanada Post, union remain divided as offer of bargaining truce stallsCBC.caHope that a work stoppage at Canada Post could be avoided for at least one more month faded Friday as a proposed truce fell apart over what the union called a "poison pill" from the Crown corporation. The Canadian Union of Postal Workers, facing a ...and more »

Canada Post work stoppage likely as 30-day 'cooling-off' truce falls apart - Globalnews.ca;

Canada Post work stoppage likely as 30-day 'cooling-off' truce falls apart - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caCanada Post work stoppage likely as 30-day 'cooling-off' truce falls apartGlobalnews.caA tentative agreement between Canada Post and the union representing 50,000 Canadian postal workers fell apart late Friday. The union had proposed to implement a 30-day “cooling-off” period accompanied by intense negotiations in an effort to avoid a ...and more »

Canada Post union calls for 30-day truce for talks without strike or lockout - London Free Press;

Canada Post union calls for 30-day truce for talks without strike or lockout - London Free Press

London Free PressCanada Post union calls for 30-day truce for talks without strike or lockoutLondon Free PressFile photo of a Canada Post mailbox. (Mike DiBattista/Niagara Falls Review/Postmedia Network Files). Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. Related Stories. Canada Post workers hold off on strike notice · Canada ...and more »

Canada Post and CUPW have a long history of labour disputes - CanadianBusiness.com;

Canada Post and CUPW have a long history of labour disputes - CanadianBusiness.com

CanadianBusiness.comCanada Post and CUPW have a long history of labour disputesCanadianBusiness.comCUPW members protest outside a Canada Post distribution centre in Guelph, Ont., during the 2011 lockout. Come Monday, it's likely that Canada Post will lock out its employees, signalling the beginning of a work stoppage. It's a situation that has ...and more »

Canada Post labour dispute: A look at the company's existing DC plan for some workers - Benefits Canada;

Canada Post labour dispute: A look at the company's existing DC plan for some workers - Benefits Canada

Benefits CanadaCanada Post labour dispute: A look at the company's existing DC plan for some workersBenefits CanadaIf the defined contribution pension plan currently on the negotiating table for new Canada Post employees who are members of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers is the same as the one brought in for members of the Association of Postal Officials of ...and more »

Canada Post Union Asks For 30 Day Truce to Avoid Lockout - Am980 London News;

Canada Post Union Asks For 30 Day Truce to Avoid Lockout - Am980 London News

Am980 London NewsCanada Post Union Asks For 30 Day Truce to Avoid LockoutAm980 London NewsThe Canadian Union of Postal Workers is asking for a 30-day truce with Canada Post to allow the two parties to negotiate a new contract without a strike or lockout. The union says the cooling off period will allow for constant mail delivery under the ...and more »

Dispute over rural wages a brewing issue in Canada Post talks - CTV News;

Dispute over rural wages a brewing issue in Canada Post talks - CTV News

CTV NewsDispute over rural wages a brewing issue in Canada Post talksCTV NewsOTTAWA -- Rene Legacy's mail route in rural New Brunswick, just northwest of Bathurst, is about 32 kilometres long and takes him the morning to complete. He's paid by the number of spots he stops and the number of parcels and flyers he delivers. When ...and more »

Bracing for a postal worker lockout - Sault Star;

Bracing for a postal worker lockout - Sault Star

Sault StarBracing for a postal worker lockoutSault Star(Charlie Pinkerton/Special to The Sault Star) The Canada Post office on Queen Street East in downtown Sault Ste. Marie. Tweet. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. (Charlie Pinkerton/Special to The Sault Star ...and more »

Couriers warn of delays, service changes, as Canada Post lockout looms - CBC.ca;

Couriers warn of delays, service changes, as Canada Post lockout looms - CBC.ca

CBC.caCouriers warn of delays, service changes, as Canada Post lockout loomsCBC.caCourier services across the country are reporting a spike in business, leading to new hires and changes in delivery times as a Canada Post lockout looms. Workers at the UPS store at Bank and Nepean streets in downtown Ottawa said they've seen lunch ...and more »

Canada Post will still deliver these things during a strike or lockout - CanadianBusiness.com;

Canada Post will still deliver these things during a strike or lockout - CanadianBusiness.com

CanadianBusiness.comCanada Post will still deliver these things during a strike or lockoutCanadianBusiness.comCanada Post could halt services starting on Monday. Here's what will and will not be delivered. Jul 7, 2016 Catherine McIntyre. Row of Canada Post mailboxes. (Lars Hagberg/CP). As Canada Post workers brace to be locked out on Monday, Canadians are ...and more »

Canada Post work stoppage: it's a lockout, not a strike - CanadianBusiness.com;

Canada Post work stoppage: it's a lockout, not a strike - CanadianBusiness.com

CanadianBusiness.comCanada Post work stoppage: it's a lockout, not a strikeCanadianBusiness.comBy now, you've probably heard that there's an ongoing labour dispute between Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers. It's likely going to mean a stoppage of work on Monday, but—contrary to popular belief—that's not because postal ...and more »

Your cheque will be stuck in the mail: How the Canada Post dispute will disrupt your services - Financial Post;

Your cheque will be stuck in the mail: How the Canada Post dispute will disrupt your services - Financial Post

Financial PostYour cheque will be stuck in the mail: How the Canada Post dispute will disrupt your servicesFinancial PostDarren Calabrese/ THE CANADIAN PRESSA Canada Post employee climbs into a mail truck in Halifax on Wednesday, July 6, 2016. Canada Post has issued a lockout notice to the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), possibly triggering a work ...and more »

Conservative policies to blame for trouble at Canada Post - Cult MTL;

Conservative policies to blame for trouble at Canada Post - Cult MTL

Cult MTLConservative policies to blame for trouble at Canada PostCult MTLManagement at Canada Post is determined to ensure that women and new hires at the crown corporation be treated as second-class workers, by maintaining inferior pay conditions for rural postal workers — mostly women — and introducing inferior pension ...and more »

As a Canada Post lockout looms, consider these alternatives to the mail - CanadianBusiness.com;

As a Canada Post lockout looms, consider these alternatives to the mail - CanadianBusiness.com

CanadianBusiness.comAs a Canada Post lockout looms, consider these alternatives to the mailCanadianBusiness.comWith contract negotiations ongoing between Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers, Canadians are bracing for a service disruption. Canada Post work stoppage: it's a lockout, not a strike. A potential Canada Post strike or lockout has left ...and more »

Canada Post work stoppage: Union 'politely declines' arbitration - Globalnews.ca;

Canada Post work stoppage: Union 'politely declines' arbitration - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caCanada Post work stoppage: Union 'politely declines' arbitrationGlobalnews.caWATCH ABOVE: Global News' ongoing coverage of the labour dispute between Canada Post and CUPW. What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' editorial staff without any editorial influence by the sponsor. If you'd like to learn more.and more »

Corporate greed behind Canada Post's labour problems: Ricketts - Western Star;

Corporate greed behind Canada Post's labour problems: Ricketts - Western Star

Western StarCorporate greed behind Canada Post's labour problems: RickettsWestern StarKrista Ricketts, president of Local 39 of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers in Corner Brook, speaks during an event in this August 2015 photo. A strike or lockout by Canada Post workers will put more than 30 people off the job in the Corner Brook area.and more »

Looming Canada Post lockout worries mail-reliant people in Nunavut - CBC.ca;

Looming Canada Post lockout worries mail-reliant people in Nunavut - CBC.ca

CBC.caLooming Canada Post lockout worries mail-reliant people in NunavutCBC.caMany Nunavummiut still rely on old-fashioned mail and are worried about how they will receive essentials in the absence of regular postal service. Oonga Klabuk. 'It will be very difficult,' says Oonga Kilabuk. 'My pension is the only income coming to ...and more »

Ottawa postal workers brace for potential lockout - CBC.ca;

Ottawa postal workers brace for potential lockout - CBC.ca

CBC.caOttawa postal workers brace for potential lockoutCBC.caAs a lockout looms, Canada Post employees in Ottawa are making arrangements to save money as they brace for a potential loss of income. Rural and suburban mail carrier Anita Baric pulled her two-year-old daughter out of daycare this week, because she ...and more »