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Make your next picnic union-made

Posted on July 22, 2013
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Union made picnic 2013

Summer's the season for outdoor grilling and picnics at the park featuring plenty of treats. There's never been a better way to show support for fellow union workers than by packing your picnic basket with union-made food products and beverages.

Did you know Tostitos, Ruffles and French's mustard are all union-made? Make sure your burgers, buns and beer are also made by fellow union workers.

For the grill or bun:

  • Ball Park Franks
  • Banquet Chicken
  • Boar's Head
  • Butterball
  • Empire Kosher
  • Hebrew National
  • Hillshire Farms
  • Hormel
  • Johnsonville
  • Omaha Steaks
  • Oscar Mayer

And you can cook your union-made meats on a union-made Weber Grill!

On the side or on top:

  • Cheetos
  • Doritos
  • French's Mustard
  • Gulden's Mustard
  • Heinz
  • Heinz Baked Beans
  • Hidden Valley Dressing and Dip Mixes
  • Ken's Salad Dressings
  • Lay's Potato Chips
  • Miss Vickie's Potato Chips
  • Old El Paso Chips, Dips, Salsa
  • Open Pit BBQ Sauce
  • Rold Gold Pretzels
  • Ruffles
  • Snyders of Berlin
  • Stacy's Pita Chips
  • Sun Chips
  • Tostitos
  • VanCamp's Baked Beans
  • Vlasic Pickles
  • Wise Chips & Snacks

Treats to beat the heat:

  • Blue Bonnet
  • Breakstone
  • Breyer's Ice Cream
  • Carvel
  • Good Humor Ice Cream
  • Labelle Ice Cream

Beverages to cool you off:

  • American Springs Water
  • Barq's Root Beer
  • CocaCola
  • PepsiCo
  • Poland Springs Water
  • Sprite

And be sure to check out our list of union-made beers!

And don't forget to support fellow workers at these unionized grocery stores:

  • Albertsons
  • Giant Food Stores
  • Kroger
  • Safeway

Find a full list of unionized grocery stores here.

Get these union shopping lists on your mobile phone or tablet: 

Text BEER to 22555 for union-made beer
Text CANDY to 22555 for union-made candy
Text WINE to 22555 for union-made wine

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