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Holiday Snack and Beverage Guide

For most, December is a season of family gatherings and holiday parties. Whether you’re hosting or bringing a dish to pass, consider union-made refreshments to support quality, good-paying jobs in our communities! Chips and Pretzels Rold Gold pretzels, UTZ pretzels, Frito-Lay products, Pirate’s Booty, Keystone Foods products, Mikesell’s potato chips, Happy’s potato chips and Bugles. Pies Banquet fruit pies, Entenmann’s snack pies, Marie Callender’s fruit, seasonal and cream pies, Sarah Lee pies, Pillsbury crescent rolls and Pillsbury pie crusts. Ice Cream Toppings Masterson Company. Sweet Goods Safeway, Giant and Albertson’s bakery goods, Hostess Brands, Ding Dongs, Twinkies, SnoBalls. Bread and Rolls Bimbo, SB ... Read more

A Holiday Message from UAW President Rory Gamble

Greetings Sisters and Brothers, I want to take this very special time of the year on behalf of the President’s Office and the International Executive Board to recognize the hard work and dedication that you bring to your work, to your communities and to this great union of ours. This past year, we have truly seen the strength of our solidarity and I was reminded once again, as I watched my brothers and sisters on the picket lines and at the bargaining table fighting for one another and for the survival of America’s middle class, just what this union means ... Read more

BLACKPRESSUSA OP-ED: What I’m thankful for this season

I know. Collective Bargaining doesn’t sound festive. But believe me, Collective Bargaining is responsible for a whole lot of the festivities that we enjoy this holiday. Trade unions and the collective voice that they speak to management with, have brought about so much of what we now take for granted. The 40-hour work week, for example, was almost 70 hours until unions rolled their sleeves up and said life also calls for family and R and R time. Read more on blackpressusa.com >>>

Buy Union – Buy American | 2019 Holiday Shopping Guide

Our loved ones deserve only the very best. This holiday season, show them how much you care by buying union-made gifts. Union-made goods are high quality; they stand the test of time. Buying union also means you are supporting good-paying jobs that strengthen and grow our economy. Buy union: for your loved ones, for your community, for your country. We’ve put together a guide below to show you some of the wide variety of union-made gifts you can buy your loved ones this holiday season. For more ideas, visit Labor411.org, the nation’s No. 1 guide to goods and services manufactured ... Read more

Buy Union – Buy American | 2018 Holiday Shopping Guide

Our loved ones deserve only the very best. This holiday season, show them how much you care by buying union-made gifts. Union-made goods are high quality; they stand the test of time. Buying union also means you are supporting good-paying jobs that strengthen and grow our economy. Buy union: for your loved ones, for your community, for your country. We’ve put together a guide below to show you some of the wide variety of union-made gifts you can buy your loved ones this holiday season. For more ideas, visit Labor411.org, the nation’s No. 1 guide to goods and services manufactured ... Read more

Happy Holidays from the UAW

We wish all of our members, retirees, friends, and family a happy holiday season! This year, we’re especially thankful for the members and Locals from around the country who donated their time and money to brighten the holidays for their neighbors. They’ve truly embraced the giving spirit of the season and helped to make their communities a little brighter. We hope you’ll all have an opportunity to rest, relax, and celebrate with loved ones. Happy holidays!

Union-Made Holiday Gift Guide and Downloadable Gift Tags

It’s that time of the year to celebrate the holidays. As you shop for gifts, consider buying union-made or Made in USA presents. These products represent quality, jobs and support of our communities. Here are some resources for you to check out as you shop: UAW Shopping Guide Alliance for American Manufacturing Gift Guide Labor 411 Gift Guide Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union Union Label of AFL-CIO Workers United/SEIU And then don’t forget to add a gift tag to let your loved one know that your present is doubly thoughtful. Click here to download the gift ... Read more

Buy Union – Buy American | 2017 Holiday Shopping Guide

Our loved ones deserve only the very best. This holiday season, show them how much you care by buying union-made gifts. Union-made goods are high quality; they stand the test of time. Buying union also means you are supporting good-paying jobs that strengthen and grow our economy. Buy union: for your loved ones, for your community, for your country. We’ve put together a guide below to show you some of the wide variety of union-made gifts you can buy your loved ones this holiday season. For more ideas, visit Labor411.org, the nation’s No. 1 guide to goods and services manufactured ... Read more

Statement on Memorial Day from UAW President Dennis Williams

“Take time to remember what this holiday is really about – those who gave all for their country,” said UAW President Dennis Williams, director of the union’s Veterans Department. “The freedoms we enjoy today would not be possible without the sacrifices of many brave men and women throughout our nation’s history. They must not – and will not – be forgotten.”

Happy Holidays from the UAW!

Warmest wishes for a Happy Holiday Season to all the UAW Local Unions, UAW members, and UAW retirees. Let’s take this opportunity, on the occasion of celebrating with family and loved ones, to reaffirm our faith in and devotion to the principles of good will upon which this holiday season rests. At the same time, let us renew our commitment to the values which make the UAW a social movement for working men and women no matter what religion they practice…no matter which way they vote…no matter the color of their skin….and no matter what differences we have. Enjoy the ... Read more