464A News

President Niccollai Testifies at A&P Executive's Sentencing

September 5, 2014 - UFCW Local 464A President, John T. Niccollai, appeared in Federal Court on Wednesday, September 3 and Thursday, September 4 to present testimony at the sentencing hearing of John R. Moritz, a former Great Atlantic & Pacific Company executive who was found guilty of embezzling millions of dollars from the company.

2014 UFCW Local 464A Scholarship Recipients Announced, Scholarship Awards Increased to Twenty

August 11, 2014 - President, John T. Niccollai, and the other officers of UFCW Local 464A welcomed twenty exceptional students to the local union’s annual scholarship dinner in Little Falls, NJ on August 7. The students, graduates from high schools in New Jersey and New York and soon to be entering a number of colleges and universities across the U.S., are all high academic achievers going on to pursue demanding areas of study.

Niccollai Addresses Important Initiatives at General Membership Meeting

June 18, 2014 - UFCW Local 464A President, John T. Niccollai, addressed organizing, year-end 2013 financial results and the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company at the Local Union’s General Membership Meeting on June 17 in Little Falls, NJ.

Niccollai Briefs Members On Health Care Victory At A&P/Pathmark

March 12, 2014 - UFCW Local 464A President, John T. Niccollai, was met with resounding applause when he addressed the hard-won A&P/Pathmark health care negotiations during the local union’s General Membership Meeting on March 11 in Little Falls, NJ.


January 9, 2014 - Health Care Funded for A&P/Pathmark Fulltime and Part-Time Members Through 2016

A&P/ Pathmark Health Care Negotiations Update

January 2, 2014 - UFCW Local 464A President, John T. Niccollai, announced today, January 2, 2014, that discussions continued through the holiday period concerning the proper funding of health care under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (often called ObamaCare), for members of A&P/Pathmark and related banners. Niccollai said it is imperative that all affected members understand that their health care coverage continues presently and that there is no need to go onto any of the ObamaCare designated health care exchanges.

A&P/Pathmark Health Care Negotiations Update

December 24, 2013 - UFCW Local 464A President, John T. Niccollai, reported today, December 24, that talks between top executives of the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company and Local 464A are continuing through the holiday period. "The issue of our health care is much too important to put off until after the New Year. There will be ample time to recognize our religious and family obligations and yet continue protracted negotiations."

No Agreement With A&P/Pathmark on Obama Health Care

December 17, 2013 - UFCW Local 464A president, John T. Niccollai, reported today (Dec. 17, 2013) that meetings were held on Wednesday, December 11 and Monday, December 16 between Local 464A and A&P/Pathmark for the purpose of properly funding health care for fulltime and part-time members under the new guidelines of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), frequently termed ObamaCare. "Hours and hours were spent crunching numbers and exploring any and all means of preserving our outstanding benefit program."

Formal Health Care Re-Opener Negotiations with A&P/Pathmark to Commence

November 26, 2013 - UFCW Local 464A President, John T. Niccollai, announced today (November 26, 2013), that pursuant to the Contract Re-Opener provided in the Conditions of Term Sheets, the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company and the Union will meet on Wednesday, December 11 and Monday, December 16.

UFCW President Hansen Statement on Change to Senate Rules

November 22, 2013 - WASHINGTON, D.C. — Joe Hansen, International President of the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), today released the following statement after the Senate voted to change its filibuster rules for certain executive branch nominees.