Holiday Gift Guide, Pt. 1 If Americans spend just $64 on American-made gifts this year, it would create 200,000 new jobs in this country. Labor 411 is here to help make that a reality. We present our first installment of our Holiday Gift Guide, with only the highest quality, union-made products.   As always, look…

By Shelly Lurie

Mollie Stone’s is an institution in the Bay Area for foodies. With nine locations that boast some of the best, freshest local produce along with a host of natural products, this small chain of family-owned markets is the go-to place for healthy gourmands. But they also have every-day groceries so it’s a one-stop shop for everything from fresh fruit to deli meat to milk.

By Shelly Lurie

With a cold winter approaching, it’s time to break out those hot beverages and grab a seat in front of the fireplace. If you’re looking for a drink with a kick, try our recipe for hot buttered rum. It’s a simple recipe for a classic holiday drink that will warm your soul during this cold winter.

It’s Time to Give Thanks Thanksgiving is a day to show our appreciation for all that we have that is good. Labor 411 is throwing a feast in celebration of the employers that provide their employees with job conditions that set the standard for a great working environment. Take our union-made Thanksgiving shopping list to…

By Shelly Lurie

Thanksgiving is just around the corner! With all that cooking, there’s never enough oven space for all of your favorite dishes, and the stove always seems to be occupied. To help make your cooking a bit easier, we’re sharing a simple and delicious recipe for mashed potatoes that you can make in a slow cooker – no oven (or effort, really) required!