Members at Union Pro Sportswear ratify significant wage increases

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October 31, 2023

Union Pro Sportswear in North York unanimously ratified a three-year agreement on October 24, 2023.

Members will receive significant wage increase over the term of the agreement of 16.5%. There will be a new premium for embroidery work of $.50/hour, and a new $.50/hour premium for Dye Machine work. Members will receive an annual lump sum payment of $1000 on December 15th.

Language improvements include:

  • Addition of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation to the list of Stat Holidays.
  • Three weeks of vacation entitlement after five years instead of after eight years.
  • Added Gender and Sexual Orientation to Discrimination Article.

Union negotiating committee: Union representative Sacha Edey.

Catch up on all the negotiation highlights from across the province here.

Find out more about Just Cause ProtectionSalary Stability, and more.

Read more about other recent organizing victories for working people across the province!

Are you ready to find out more and want to talk to one of our Organizers? Send them an email at or give them a call at 1-800-565-8329. All your conversations with our Organizers are confidential.