Alpha, which employs about 13,000 workers, said it is immediately closing four mines in West Virginia, three in Virginia and one in Pennsylvania.
The revision comes amid signs that the already slumping personal computer market may weaken even further
August jobs report not as strong as headline number suggested, however, as gains were part-time
National unemployment rate up by one-tenth of a point to 7.3 per cent
Plans still to layoff 5,000 as part of operating cost saving contrary to reports of more job cuts
CAW study finds workers suffering long after losing jobs
Results in 150 lost jobs.
The company is struggling with slower T.V. sales and mounting losses.
Mobile infrastructure company looks to overhaul operation and focus on high-profit markets
Consolidation continues at company’s corrugated products operations