TITLE

INDUSTRY GIANTS LOOK TO STREAMLINE IN NEW YEAR

AUTHOR(S)
Fazzani, Kate
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Home Channel News;12/17/2007, Vol. 33 Issue 16, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the plans of several companies to layoff employees on 2008 in the U.S. According to the author, Wolseley plans to eliminate 1,300 positions at Stock Building Supply and plumbing supply company Ferguson in late November. Meanwhile, Home Depot will close call centers in Chicago, Dallas and Tampa on December 4 which will affect 950 employees. On the other hand, 84 Lumber has cut 40 positions at Eighty Four, Pennsylvania-based headquarters due to the slumping housing market.
ACCESSION #
28061204

 

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