Grocery workers union reaches tentative agreement with Giant

Posted at 4:17 PM, Nov 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-16 16:17:49-05

BALTIMORE (AP) - A union representing grocery store workers says it has reached tentative agreement with both Giant and Safeway.

United Food and Commercial Workers Local 27 leaders announced a tentative agreement with Giant in a statement late Tuesday. Leaders are recommending the agreements for ratification at contract meetings on Wednesday.

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Earlier this week, the union announced a tentative agreement with Safeway, but said it was still negotiating with Giant and preparing for the possibility of a strike.

The current contract extension expires Friday.

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