The Media has reported over 18 companies, corporations, hospitals, schools and airlines that are announcing plans to layoff parts of their workforce, bringing yesterday’s known total to 4,177. This is up from the 1/22/2013 announcement of 3,686 layoffs. That number was mainly attributed to Blockbuster Video’s plan to cut 3,000 jobs.
Companies Announcing Layoffs:
Unicredit ( Germany ) - 1,000 Italy's Unipol - 2,200 Andersen Corp. - Temp Layoffs Umicore Optical Materials - 37 Leap Wireless International Inc - 120 Lloyds Bank - 1,300 in Past Few Days Richmond Schools Va. - Layoffs Possible IBM - Plans more Layoffs this Year? Airline Flybe ( International ) - 300 Grand Rapids Home Veterans - 144 Notices Summa Health System - 54 North Memorial Medical Health Center in Robbinsdale Minnesota - Some Layoffs Umicore Optical Materials - 34 RMT Inc - 30 UTC Aerospace in Windsor Locks - 71 Calhoun County Hospital Arlington, Ga - 29 Update: JP Morgan Chase Bank - 121 Glendale Memorial Hospital - Layoffs Poss.