Union and Red Wing Shoe reach agreement
United Food and Commercial Workers Local 527 members voted to ratify a new two-year contract with Red Wing Shoe Co. Thursday.
Approximately two-thirds of the UFCW Boot and Shoe Union members who voted favored the new contract.
Peter Engel, director of marketing and communications for Red Wing Shoe, said the company is very happy the contract was ratified.
“It’s fair for the company and fair for the employees,” he said.