Lake Charles

July 29th, 2021

Lake Charles, Sulphur, and Alexandria Contract Negotiation Update

Kroger Houston and UFCW Local 455 met on July 27 for discussions on our modified Comprehensive Best Offer (CBO) for your Lake Charles, Sulphur, and Alexandria Retail Clerks and Meat contracts.

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News

July 26th, 2021

You Should Know

Here’s a quick update on scheduled pay increases, negotiations and where things stand as we head into next week:

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Negotiations

July 14th, 2021

Where Do Things Stand with UFCW Local 455?

It’s been about a month since our last update. We wanted to provide you with an update on what’s been happening with Local 455. Unfortunately, there is little new to report.

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Lake Charles

July 14th, 2021

Kroger Presents Comprehensive Best Offer to Settle for Lake Charles, Sulphur and Alexandria Retail Clerks and Meat Contracts

Kroger and UFCW Local 455 met on July 12 to discuss our Comprehensive Best Offer (CBO) for your Lake Charles, Sulphur and Alexandria contracts that was presented to the union on June 25.

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Get the Facts

June 19th, 2021

Get the Facts

We are hearing that the UFCW Local 455 may be communicating incorrect information about the status of contract negotiations. It’s also been a while and we wanted to give you an update.

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News

June 11th, 2021

Rumors of Another Strike Authorization Vote

We have heard from a number of you that UFCW Local 455 has been in stores encouraging associates to attend a quarterly membership meeting to possibly vote once again on strike authorization. We don’t understand why th...

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Lake Charles

May 8th, 2021

Lake Charles and Sulphur Contract Update

Kroger Houston and UFCW Local 455 met on May 6 and 7 to bargain your new contract. The parties are making good progress and have tentatively agreed on several items. Kroger Houston wants to reach an agreement that wil...

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News

March 12th, 2021

Company Remains Firm on Health Care After Meeting with Union

Last week, we shared that we were scheduled to meet with Local 455 and other UFCW locals on March 9 to further discuss options on health care.  During these meetings, the union continued to press for a health and welf...

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News

March 5th, 2021

Kroger Houston Responds

Positive Changes Taking Shape for Associates We are proud of the Kroger family’s response to the latest challenges facing Texas and our communities right here in Houston. We know it hasn’t been easy, and we appreciate...

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News

February 4th, 2021

Wage Increases Effective February 7

Thank you for your continued commitment to our customers and your patience throughout the bargaining process. We have nothing new to report on negotiations other than we are continuing to have open dialogue with Local...

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