Machinists ratify new agreement with Revco!

Friday February 6, 2009
For Immediate Release

Toronto, ON – Members of IAMAW Local Lodge 235 have ratified a new collective agreement with Revco Incorporated.
“Considering the current economic situation in Canada, this was a good agreement,” said IAMAW District 78 Business Representative Paul Mitchell. “We managed to keep our agreement intact and make some modest gains.”
The two-year agreement provides for a wage increase of 1.5 per cent in each year. Other agreement highlights include :
• An extra paid holiday
• Increased boot allowance
• Increased Vision Care allowance
The 14 members manufacture mechanical sprockets for a variety of industries across Canada.