Drivers are being asked to stay away from the Queensway and Parklawn area as they may face traffic delays due to a strike.
Workers are picketing outside the Ontario Food Terminal and are stopping trucks periodically from going into and leaving the place.
Contract negotiations broke down at midnight and a dozen Fresh Taste Produce employees began their strike shortly after.
Union leaders with Teamsters Local 419 say employees received union certification last fall and are negotiating their first contract.
Outstanding issues include wages with striking employees saying they haven’t had a raise in 14 years.
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