Archive: September, 2011

Canada Bread Opens Hamilton Megabakery

Posted by BCTGM - September 28, 2011 - Canadian Worker News

Reposted from CHCH – Click here to see the video Canada’s largest, and newest commercial bakery opened officially in Hamilton Wednesday. The $100 million Canada Bread plant covers nearly 400,000 square feet on Nebo Road. The plant is a division of Maple Leaf Foods, and will produce a variety of products – mostly from the [...]

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BCTGM Statement on Fires in East Grand Forks and Drayton Crystal Sugar Plants

Posted by BCTGM - September 9, 2011 - American Crystal Sugar

In response to a fire last night in the Drayton, ND Crystal Sugar facility and one this morning in East Grand Forks, MN, BCTGM Local 167G President John Riskey issued the following statement: “When you put poorly trained replacement workers into these facilities, preventable accidents can and will happen. That is exactly what happened last [...]

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