UNIONS, CHAINS AGREE TO TALK PAST DEADLINE IN SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Eight locals of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union in the San Francisco Bay Area are scheduled to hold their second meetings with the three major operators in the marketplace later this week to discuss preliminary matters as they begin the effort to negotiate new contracts to succeed those that expired Sept. 11.The unions have already agreed to indefinite contract extensions

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Eight locals of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union in the San Francisco Bay Area are scheduled to hold their second meetings with the three major operators in the marketplace later this week to discuss preliminary matters as they begin the effort to negotiate new contracts to succeed those that expired Sept. 11.

The unions have already agreed to indefinite contract extensions -- with five days' cancellation notice -- with Albertsons, Raley's, Safeway and

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