Cat implements workforce actions to align production with demand

November 2009
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The article reports on the plans of Caterpillar Inc. to selectively align production levels with demand and resource requirements. With the plan, about 550 laid-off U.S. employees will return to work and some 2,500 will each receive a separation package from the company. The workforce will be adjusted based on production demand and as resource requirements change. These actions may however vary from one business unit to another within the company.


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