Archive for June 2013

CUPW wins arbitration award that will benefit all postal workers throughout the country

In a written decision dated March 19, 2013 arbitrator André Bergeron allowed national policy grievance # N00-10-00001 dealing with the collective agreement retroactivity during the strike and lockout period for the collective agreement of 2007-2011. Read more

News Release by Canada Post

Canada Post Group of Companies lifted from $58-million loss by $109-million gain from sale of downtown Vancouver plant
Expects substantial financial loss for the year
May 29, 2013

Ottawa (ON) – The sale of a mail processing plant in downtown Vancouver lifted the Canada Post Group of Companies1 to a profit before tax of $51 million for the first quarter ended March 30, 2013. If not for the $109-million gain from the sale, the Group of Companies would have had a loss before tax of $58 million for the first quarter. The Group of Companies reported a loss before tax of $73 million for the first quarter of 2012. Read more