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August 7, 2012

While Lowe’s offer sheet said it would protect Canadian jobs – or even expand them – if it were to acquire Quebec-based RONA, the Canadian Teamsters aren’t so sure.

The Teamsters Union in Canada has come out against a Lowe’s takeover play for RONA, which the Teamsters describe as “a Québec jewel in the hardware and renovation industry.”

October 11, 2011

ProBuild Holdings has confirmed that it is leaving the Chicago market, where it waged a battle with labor union members a year ago. A spokeswoman for the Denver-based pro dealer, the largest in the industry, told Home Channel News that the company would close its Yorkville, Ill., and Westmont, Ill., facilities by Dec. 16.

October 3, 2010

Striking workers at two ProBuild facilities in Chicagoland returned to work last month after Teamsters...

September 20, 2010

Striking workers at two ProBuild facilities in Chicagoland will return to work this week....

September 1, 2010

The ongoing strike against ProBuild by Teamsters Local 673 moved west this week when the...

August 30, 2010

Healthcare benefits top the list of an isolated labor dispute at two Chicagoland ProBuild locations....

August 21, 2007

The Richmond, British Columbia-based store is the only unionized IKEA store in Canada....