Employees at Country Ribbon Inc. in St. John’s have voted in favour of ratifying a new collective agreement.
The workers are represented by the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Public and Private Employees (NAPE).
NAPE president Carol Furlong said in a news release today, the new agreement contains monetary increases in wages and shift premiums, improvements to family leave provisions, as well as contract language enhancements.
The new agreement is effective, retroactively, as of June 17, 2014 and is set to expire on June 16, 2017.
NAPE represents about 300 members at Country Ribbon’s facility in Pleasantville.