UFCW Files Labor Charge Against Wakefern/PriceRite

United Food and Commercial Workers Local 23 here has filed unfair labor charges against Wakefern Food Corp., saying the retailer demoted and cut pay for a worker trying to organize employees at a PriceRite store in North Providence, R.I.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — United Food and Commercial Workers Local 23 here has filed unfair labor charges against Wakefern Food Corp., saying the retailer demoted and cut pay for a worker trying to organize employees at a PriceRite store in North Providence, R.I.

According to the union, the worker, Joe Sorrentino, a night crew chief at a PriceRite store, was demoted and given a $3 hourly wage cut shortly after speaking out in favor of the Employee Free Choice Act at an event in Washin

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