Union local ratifies new labor contract with MGP

Local 13D of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union has ratified a new five-year collective bargaining unit agreement with MGPI of Indiana, LLC, a subsidiary of MGP Ingredients, Inc.  The agreement, which covers union employees at the company’s Lawrenceburg, Ind. facility, will take effect on Jan. 1, 2018 and extends through Dec. 31, 2022.
“We are pleased with the outcome of yesterday’s vote by members of the union local,” said Dave Rindom, vice president and chief administrative officer.  “Our compliments go out to the union’s negotiating team and overall membership for the manner in which discussions were held and thoughts exchanged regarding the various components of this new agreement.”
The previous labor contract between the company and Local 13D became effective on March 6, 2012.