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many small screws 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s total: 1,760

982 employees at Ormet Corp. in Ohio were given notice this week they could soon be out of work…The American Automobile Association plans to lay off 322 employees…Clarcor will lay off 150 workers at its Rockford, Ill., plant…100-plus people at Shorewood Packaging in Newport News, Va. will lose their jobs by September…Saint-Gobain ceramics in West Virginia is canning 70 workersMeadWestvaco plans to lay off 45 workers in the next two months and 25 more by the end of the year…

Screwed: 675 at Yahoo

by Jessica Sirkin on July 24, 2009 in News

screw 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s partial total: 1,132

Yahoo plans to layoff 675 employees, which is 5% of its total staff…Intel is set to cut 294 jobs in Ireland, 6% of its Irish workforce, and is moving its main production line to Poland…Assurant Employee Benefits is laying off 91 workersAlliance Resource Partners plan to layoff 72 employees

screws 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s partial total: 4,400

German manufacturer Siemens AG plans to eliminate another 1,400 positionsAvon Products Inc. will be cutting its overall work force by 1,200 in the coming yearsPratt & Whitney may close down operations in Connecticut, laying off 1,000 workers in the process… Gov. John Lynch of New Hampshire warns of 750 state layoffs that are planned to begin in September… Hardinge Inc. will layoff 50 workers from its facility in Horseheads…

screw 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s partial total: 1,680

Kimberly-Clark is laying off 750 employees, 600 of which volunteered… Carlisle Tire and Wheel is closing its plant in Cumberland County, PA, putting 340 jobs at risk… Buckeye Partners plans to layoff 260 employeesBelden is closing its Massachusetts plant and plans to layoff 170 plant employeesGemini Manufacturing Corp. plans to layoff 81 workers Erica Lyons plans to close its Miami facility and layoff 75 workersUS Airways is set to layoff 34 employees at General Mitchell International Airport…

screw 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s partial total: 3,027

Continental Airlines will be eliminating 1,700 positions1,100 employees face possible layoffs in Hawaii’s United Public Workers and Goverment Employee Association Washington D.C.’s Department of Mental Health is laying off 120 employees this summer… Microdyne Outsourcing Inc. plans to close a logistics center this fall, laying off 78 employees in the process… Arizona Attorney General’s Office is laying off 29, 12 attorneys and 17 staff

many small screws 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s partial total: 9,238

Swedbank is planning to cut 3,600 employees in the Baltic and Ukraine in a move to lower headcount by the end of 2010… British Telecom is cutting 2,750 workers at call centers in India and moving the jobs back home to England… Harley Davidson will lay off 1,000 workers. … Cisco will lay off 600 workers. … Citigroup is laying off 500 employees and outsourcing to First Data, which will then add 400 to 500 jobs… British Council plans to let go 400 to 500 employees, roughly one third of its UK workforce… Eaton Electrical Group plans to lay off 127 workers Bausch & Lomb plans to cut 120 jobs at its Waterford manufacturing plant… Sony Online Entertainment is laying off 41 employees, about 5% of it total workforce… Union Tank Car plans to layoff 22 workers

many small screws 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s Total: 4,100

Lloyds is laying off 1,200 employees, mostly from the IT support and insurance services departments…Harley-Davidson plans to let go 1,000 workersCisco is set to cut up to 700 jobs in the San Jose area…McGraw-Hill plans to layoff 550 employeesLufthansa is laying off 400 workers, primarily in Germany…

many small screws 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s Partial Total: 949

British Airways is currently in talks with unions over a proposed cut of 4,000 jobsEDS Germany came to an agreement with their unions and are laying off 300 workers, instead of the planned 839…Florida is set to layoff 159 state employeesYorozu America Corp. plans to close their Battle Creek facility, costing 143 workers their jobs…GE Capital plans to layoff 127 workers in Bedford, TX…Stride Rite is closing its Huntington site and laying off 120 employeesBlue Cross and Blue Shield plan to layoff 100 employees in Minnesota…

many small screws 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s Partial Total:4,340

Cisco is planning to cut possibly up to 2,000 jobsRoyal Dutch Shell is considering closing its Montreal oil refinery, putting 550 jobs in jeopardy…Armour-Eckrich is closing their meat plant in Hastings on July 17th, costing 370 workers their jobs…General Motors Mexico plans to layoff 300 employeesSilver Line is closing their Fall River plant, costing 287 workers their jobs…Austrian car interiors manufacturer Eybl plans to cut 230 jobs at its four Hungarian plants…Teleporformance is set to layoff 218 employees in Dublin…Advanta plans to cut 50% of its staff, leaving fewer than 200 employees…West Penn Allegheny Health Services plans to layoff 185 workers

many small screws 150A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

Today’s Partial Total:2,464

Alcatel-Lucent plans to layoff 1,oo0 employees in France…New Zealand Post is set to let 400 employees go…Corus is planning another round of layoffs, this time affecting 366 workersPPD is due to eliminate 270 jobsInternational Game Technologies plans to cut 161 jobsVale Inco is set to layoff 140 workers worldwide…Vandalia Correctional Center plans to layoff 127 employees