We are UFCW Local 1459. We are workers helping other workers to improve wages, benefits, working conditions, and have a true, independen...
We are UFCW Local 1459. We are workers helping other workers to improve wages, benefits, working conditions, and have a true, independent voice in the workplace. With several thousand members, UFCW Local 1459 is the largest union in Western Massachusetts. Established in 1938, UFCW Local 1459 is a progressive organization, constantly striving to represent the members' interests to the fullest extent at the workplace and in the community. UFCW Local 1459 has bargained contracts over the years that have ensured its members have health insurance, pensions, good wages, job security, and respect on the job. The officers and staff of the local are very involved in political and community activities, making the union's impact felt and our voices heard.