Posts Tagged ‘Layoffs’

Half of auto suppliers looking at bankruptcy

March 21, 2009

Reuters reports that according to a study by A.J. Kearney, more than half of U.S. auto suppliers face bankruptcy in 2009 which could result in the loss of more than one million jobs.


Layoffs update: 3/5/2009

March 6, 2009

Borders Group cuts 3 percent of work force

Halliburton lays off workers in Grand Junction

Coca-Cola cuts jobs in Florida

Ciena Corp. cuts 200 jobs in wake of $25M quarterly loss

O’Melveny, more law firms make cuts

ACL cuts jobs amid flat earnings

Spartech cuts more jobs

GenDyn cuts 1,200 jobs, reduces forecast

Layoffs update: 02/27

February 28, 2009

Pilgrim’s Pride to shed 3 plants, 3,000 jobs

NiSource Houston unit to cut 380 jobs

Castle & Cooke Hawaii cuts staff

Report: Latham & Watkins lays off 440

Boston Herald aims to cut 20 via buyout

Kmart layoffs hit 240 in Florida

TMNG Global cuts 11 percent of work force

Trane Co. lays off 45 Clarksville employees

Layoffs update: 2/26/09

February 26, 2009

Akeena Solar loss widens, 20 jobs cut

Chase to cut 14,000 jobs as it braces for losses

Cisco cuts several hundred jobs

Cirrus Design lays off 52 workers

Macerich cutting 142 jobs

Home Depot to lay off 580 in Florida

Miami University to cut 216 positions

Longaberger cuts another 295 jobs

Another 215 layoffs planned at Kulicke & Soffa

Waukesha Foundry laying off 45 workers

WETA cuts 13% of staff

Eclipse headed toward chapter 7 liquidation, all 800 employees laid off

Layoff updates: 02/25/09

February 26, 2009

Express-News announces job cuts

Elan to cut 115 jobs in South S.F.

Trubion to lay off 25

CSX lays off 57 in Maryland

Stanley Furniture cuts 100 jobs

Nortel to cut another 3,200 jobs

Fox6 WBRC cuts 10 jobs

Dow Corning to cut 800 jobs worldwide

Layoff update: 2/24/09

February 25, 2009

Medtronic to cut jobs

Maui Land & Pineapple cuts 100 jobs

Weyerhaeuser to lay off 67

Trans World cuts 45 jobs

Spansion plans 3,000 job cuts

Layoffs update: 2/23/09

February 24, 2009

Billy Graham Association to lay off 55

Christopher & Banks cuts 24 jobs at HQ

Tenneco eliminates 82 Georgia jobs

Carrier to close plant, announces layoffs

Layoff update: 2/20

February 21, 2009

Tenneco eliminates 82 Georgia jobs

HNTB makes job cuts

Martin Marietta shaves work force by 8% in 12 months

Newkirk Products cuts 30 jobs

Faro to cut global work force by 7%

Eclipse furloughs 800 employees

Wainscott: Layoffs may double at AK Steel

Jabil to close plant, cut 300 workers

Licking County quartz maker cuts 74 jobs

RBC Wealth Management shedding 113 jobs in Maryland

Layoff Update: 2/18

February 19, 2009

Barkley cuts 10 percent of work force

Eclipse furloughs 800 employees

Agilent to cut 600 jobs

Comdata lays off 43 in Brentwood

First Data Corp to lay off 159

Ramtex to close, lay off 205

Layoffs update:02/17

February 18, 2009

Chrysler to cut 3,000 more jobs

GM to cut 47,000 jobs, close five more plants

Panthers cut 20 jobs

ABX cuts 347 more jobs in Wilmington

MPC laying off 100 more in Prairie du Chien

Fossil’s reports income drop, layoffs

Smithfield Foods will close six plants, cut 1,800 jobs

Layoffs to continue at Ovonic Energy