Component 5 - Retail Stores and Warehouse

BCGEU members in the Retail Stores and Warehouse Component operate the provincial government's retail liquor stores and related warehouse operations. Specific classifications include: assistant manager, assistant shipper, concession clerk, foreman, manager, shipper, store clerk and warehouse worker.

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Bargaining Updates

Aug 17, 2012

B.C. Government workers in Prince George, Cranbrook, Nelson, Dawson Creek and Burns Lake will strike on Monday, the B.C. Government and Service Employees’ Union (BCGEU) announced today.

Jul 17, 2012

The Master Bargaining Committee can confirm the following updated information about the impact of job action on leave entitlements.

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Component News

May 12, 2017

We were shocked to learn of the passage of Hilary Ribeiro in April. 

Hilary was a young BCGEU Local 501 member employed by the Liquor Distribution Branch in Victoria.

May 12, 2017

We are saddened to learn of the sudden passage of Doug Jackson. 

May 2, 2017

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
Enhanced Steward Training

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Media Coverage

May 21, 2015
Apr 7, 2015

BCGEU President Stephanie Smith was interviewed by CKNW's Sean Leslie on Sunday April 5 about the changes to changes to BC's liquor stores.

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