Teamsters Ratify Agreements with Ralphs, Food 4 Less
Associates of Kroger-owned Ralphs and Food 4 Less/Foods Co., have ratified agreements with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Locals 63, 166, 495, 572, 630, 848, and 952.
The new agreements cover 2,700 Ralphs and Food 4 Less/Foods Co. employees working at four distribution centers, two manufacturing facilities, and office operations in Southern California. "These agreements provide our team members one of the best total compensation packages in our industry,” said Mike Donnelly, president of Ralphs. “It includes good wages, high-quality affordable health care, and a pension when they retire."
Bryan Kaltenbach, president, Food 4 Less/Foods Co., added: "We continue to provide quality jobs for our team members, serving our customers and supporting the communities where we operate.”
Los Angeles-based Ralphs and Food 4 Less are divisions of Cincinnati, Ohio-based Kroger, and operate more than 400 supermarkets in California, Nevada, Illinois, and Indiana under the Ralphs, Food 4 Less/Foods Co. banners.