The Grand Central Mall in Vienna, West Virginia, will be seeing its Elder-Beerman store shutting its doors in January of 2018. The timing of the store closure is aligned with its lease expiring at the end of January.
Mettler-Toledo Layoffs in New York State Lab equipment company Mettler-Toledo International Inc. (NYSE:MTD) is closing its plant in Dryden, New York and is relocating the jobs to Florida. This will result in 69 employees receiving layoff notices. All of the workers to be cut in the Mettler-Toledo layoffs are non-union employees.
Onion River Sports owner Andrew Brewer has announced that he is planning on closing its doors for good after 18 years of ownership. The store, located in Montpelier, Vermont, is considered part of the community for having kept its doors open for nearly two decades.
Eaton Corp Layoffs 52 Employees The entire light factory owned by Eaton Corporation PLC (NYSE:ETN) in Houston, Texas will be shutting down. The resulting Eaton Corp layoffs will impact 52 employees. The facilities focused on manufacturing LED lights used in the oil and petrochemical sector. The warehouse was also in the business of producing explosion-resistant lights. (more…)
Charles River Layoffs Will Take Affect March 2018 Charles River Laboratories Intl. Inc. (NYSE:CRL) recently announced that it will be laying off 57 employees. The company’s plan is to shut down its facility in Frederick, Maryland. The Charles River layoffs will begin in March 2018, and the shutdown is expected to be completed five months (more…)
Recent Harrington HealthCare Layoffs Harrington Healthcare System is yet another healthcare company to have a round of layoffs. The company recently laid off 23 employees, which equals 1.5% percent of its entire workforce. The majority of the layoffs were given to managers and supervisors, including a smaller group of individuals who reported to the president (more…)
Baumann & Sons Buses Inc. has cut its workforce by 134 people, having recently given layoff notices. These bus driver layoffs are affecting employees who were part of a union that and working in the Nassau County School District. More interesting is the timing of the layoffs, which were announced only a week after bus drivers (more…)
Shoe Retail Company Trying to Stay Afloat Shiekh Shoes is searching for financing in order to avoid having to file for bankruptcy protection. The struggle that the retail company is facing is simply not having enough cash flow.
Payless Job Cuts to Have Negative Impact on the Topeka Economy Payless ShoeSource, Inc. is yet another retailer reducing its overall employee headcount. It is estimated that up to 40% of the workforce, or about 200 employees, at the corporate office in Topeka, Kansas will be laid off. The company filed for bankruptcy in April due to a (more…)
Fred’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRED) confirmed that it has given layoff notices to at least 90 employees, just a week before Thanksgiving. The Fred’s layoffs notice came out without warning and was a complete surprise to many. Fred’s layoffs included a wide range of employee, even those who have spent a greater part of their working lives with (more…)