Dallas-based company announced it is eliminating 1,700 jobs worldwide
The company’s CEO says his decision was forced when a major customer opted to no longer purchase the mill’s pulp.
In total, about 11 per cent of the Pfizer’s total Canadian workforce will be eliminated,
About $300-million of charges related to severance payments; will be taken in third quarter
Alpha, which employs about 13,000 workers, said it is immediately closing four mines in West Virginia, three in Virginia and one in Pennsylvania.
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
Advocate says deal with the utility doesn’t balance the risk of the proposed seven-year-long agreement.
The announcement comes days after workers announced the closing of Chorus’ heavy maintenance base in London, Ont.
Long-term study shows laid-off auto sector workers facing wage cuts, health deterioration