UFCW Local 1262 & Employer Benefit Funds
Pension Information

Local 1262 members, depending on when they were hired, may be eligible for two different pension plans:  The Defined Benefit Plan or the Defined Contribution Plan.  Information on both plans is listed below, along with useful forms and contact information.


If you are/were a full-time member hired on or before September 1, 2011 or a part-time member hired on or before October 1, 2010 (and born on or before 10/1/1990) you may be or may have been eligible to participate in the Defined Benefit Pension Plan (DBP).  For specific questions regarding the DBP, please call 1-800-522-4161, Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The DBP Summary Plan Description (SPD) describes the DBP in detail (click below).  You can also find commonly used forms for the Defined Benefit Plan below.

Local 1262 & Employers Pension Plan SPD

Local 1262 & Employers Pension Plan SPD – Pathmark Members


Address Change Form Retiree

Address Change Form Terminated Vested

Appointment and Authorization of Personal Representative Form

Authorization of Electronic Deposit

Income Tax Withholding Form for Pension — Federal 2018

Indemnification and Hold Harmless Agreement

QDRO Separate Interest Order

QDRO Shared Interest Order

State of NJ Withholding Form

Statement Request Form

Suspension of Benefits Notice

What To Do If Your Application or Claim For Benefits is Denied


If you are a full-time member hired on or after September 2, 2011 or a part-time member hired on after October 2, 2010 (and born on or after 9/30/1990) you may be eligible for the Defined Contribution Pension Plan (DCP).  For questions regarding the DCP, call 1-800-883-3682.

You can also view your DCP account status at John Hancock Retirement Plan Services www.mylife.jhrps.com where you can request statements, help manage your account, learn more about your plan benefits and perform transactions.


DC Plan Fact Sheet SR & SS 7.1.2019

DC Plan Fact Sheet Foodtown 7.1.2019

DCP New Participant Enrollment Form

DCP Designation of Beneficiary Form