UPS Airline mechanics picket at UPS customer locations

Teamsters Local 2727 technicians and related classifications picketed at customer locations in Kentucky and Indiana protested deep concessionary contract proposals that would significantly increase health care costs, the company said.

The Teamsters are planning more protests and informational pickets at UPS. No dates are scheduled for future bargaining sessions. A conference call is scheduled for June 1, 2016 with Teamsters Local 2727, UPS and the mediator to discuss how the parties will proceed.

Founded in 1903, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters represents 1.4 million hardworking men and women in the United States and Canada.