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Ahold Delhaize's second quarter net income of $374.6 million was down from approximately $457 million a year earlier.
Nursing homes that serve Medicaid patients would receive a 2% rate increase in July 2019, a 1% bump in October 2020 and a 1% raise in January 2021.
At issue are wages – SEIU is seeking raises of 4 percent in 2019 and another 4 percent in 2020 – and inadequate staffing ratios at nursing homes.
Employees also receive retroactive pay for the period when their original contract ended through the new contract's ratification.
Gov. Ned Lamont avoided comment on the strike and used his Twitter feed to praise Tiger Woods' golfing success.
Connecticut State Attorney General William Tong joined the picket line at the Stop & Shop in Southington, tweeting out his support of the job walkout.
The supermarket chain issued a statement insisting it has "contingency plans in place to minimize disruption."
Union members will be briefed on the agreement and will hold a vote on the proposal in the coming weeks.
Five Connecticut nursing homes managed by HealthBridge Management L.L.C. filed for bankruptcy after the Supreme Court denied the company's request to delay a court order calling for the reinstatement of more than 600 striking employees.