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

Jan 10, 2012

Eighty-five percent of BCGEU members will be negotiating new contracts in 2012.

Sep 8, 2011

As chair of this local and a member of the bargaining committee I would like to ask all of you three simple questions:


Component News

Feb 1, 2017

DATE: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
TIME: 6:00 p.m.
PLACE: BCGEU North Island Area Office

Jan 27, 2017

DATE: Monday, March 6, 2017
TIME: 6:00 p.m.
PLACE: Diane L Wood Union Centre

Jan 25, 2017

DATE: Tuesday, February 7, 2017
TIME: 6:00 p.m.
PLACE: BCGEU East Kootenay Cranbrook Area Office


Media Coverage

Dec 14, 2016

Recommending 18 as the legal age for using marijuana was a pragmatic compromise between health research and the reality that young people form the largest group of users, according to a B.C.

Nov 16, 2016

Wine has officially hit the shelves at the Real Canadian Superstore in South Surrey, rivaling a nearby Save on Foods that introduced wine last spring.


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