Rogers Sugar reaches tentative deal with workers at Vancouver refinery

The workers have been on strike since September
Jillian Morgan
Digital Editor
Jillian Morgan, female, digital editor for Canadian Grocer
Side by side bowls of sugar
Labour dispute has led to empty grocery shelves across Western Canada.

Rogers Sugar Inc. has reached a tentative agreement with the union representing workers at its Vancouver refinery after a four-month strike. 

The agreement is subject to a ratification vote that will be held next week.

The Vancouver refinery, operated by Rogers Sugar subsidiary Lantic, employs some 140 unionized workers who have been on strike since Sep. 28.

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