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    Local 987 Member Scholarship Recipient: Tajinder A

    Congratulations to Tajinder A for being a recipient of the Teamsters 987 Member Scholarship! Tajinder is an immediate child dependant of an active 987 Purolator Member and is currently pursuing her Bachelor of Education, with a concentration in Chemistry at the University of Calgary. Tajinder has been an active member of her community, contributing over […]

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    Local 987 Member Scholarship Recipient: Stephen A

    We would like to congratulate Stephen A as a recipient of the Teamsters 987 Member Scholarship! Stephen currently works at Purolator, is a Teamsters 987 Member, and is currently working towards his Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology at Mount Royal University. Stephen has been an active member of his community volunteering his time to help […]

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    Local 987 Member Scholarship Recipient: Seth F

    We are pleased to announce Seth F as a recipient of our Teamsters 987 Member Scholarship. Seth is an immediate child dependant of a Local 987 Coca-Cola Member and is currently studying at Mount Royal University. He is working towards completing a Bachelor of Business Management and Marketing with a specialization in Athletic Literacy. Seth […]

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    Local 987 Member Scholarship Recipient: Jillian H

    Congratulations to Jillian H for being a Teamsters 987 Scholarship recipient! Jillian is an immediate child dependant of a Sysco union Member and began studying at Mount Royal University in September 2021. Jillian is pursuing her Bachelor of Computer Information Systems to gain knowledge in two fields she is passionate about: technology and business. While […]

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    987 Member Scholarship Recipient Derek Morel

    Local 987 Member Scholarship Recipient: Derek Morel

    We are excited to introduce our second 2020-2021 Teamsters Local 987 Member Scholarship Recipient, Derek Morel! Derek has been an active member of Teamsters 987 since 2015 and is currently studying Accounting at MacEwan University. Derek became a union member right out of high school and accredits a large amount of his personal and professional growth in the past 6 years to being a part of Teamsters. Not only is Derek […]

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    Teamsters Local Union 987 Member 2020-2021 Scholarship Winner: Emmanuel Snogba

    Local 987 Member Scholarship Recipient: Emmanuel Snogba

    We are excited to introduce our first 2020-2021 Teamsters Local 987 Member Scholarship Recipient, Emmanuel Snogba! Emmanuel has been an active member of Teamsters 987 since 2005 and is currently studying Finance at Athabasca University. Emmanuel currently studies online as a part-time student to be able to continue work full-time to support his family. Along with his commitment to both his work and education, he is also a devoted member […]

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    New Collective Agreement with Coca-Cola, Ends a 2-week Strike

    Teamsters Local Union 987 reaches new collective agreement with Coca-Cola, ending a two-week strike Teamsters Local Union 987 successfully reaches deal with the company; union members will return to work Sunday evening CALGARY – April 1, 2021 – Teamsters Local Union 987 has reached a new collective agreement with Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited. Some 268 […]

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    We are all Teamsters

    We are all Teamsters. We work hard. We are here to support your business by ensuring the safe delivery of refreshment products to retail stores, restaurants and other partners. We are loyal. We are committed to you, to the growth of your business and to doing the best job we can. That said, our workers […]

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    Coca-Cola Workers Strike for Job Security

    Fighting to protect job security of essential workers, Teamsters Local Union 987 announces strike at Coca-Cola Calgary plant Teamsters Local Union 987 members, employed as essential workers, are seeking job security and protection from unnecessary third-party outsourcing; product disruptions anticipated CALGARY – March 15, 2021 – Some 268 workers at the Coca-Cola Refreshments Calgary plant […]

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    Scholarship Winners Series: Alan Xiang’s Story

    Through our Scholarship Winner Series, we learned about one of our winners, Alan Xiang, who talks about his story as the 2019 James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund recipient for the Canadian region. Alan tells us about how he initially heard about the scholarship, the application process, and how the scholarship has had an impact […]

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