Toys "R" Us Liquidation Could Cost Tens Of Thousands Of JobsToys "R" Us is expected to start court proceedings to liquidate as soon as Thursday. That's a first legal step in moving to close all of its 850 brick-and-mortar stores in the U.S.
Barnes & Noble Cites New Staffing Policy In LayoffsBarnes & Noble, which announced a round of layoffs this week, is pointing new staffing rules that will allow stores to increase or decrease the number of people on the clock depending on need.
Some Walmart Employees Get Raises, Others Lose Their JobsWhile some Walmart employees got news of a pay raise others learned they were out of a job. Walmart said Thursday that it is boosting its starting salary for U.S. workers and handing out bonuses, but would also be closing dozens of Sam's Club warehouse stores.
Southlake-Based Sabre Cutting 900 JobsSabre Corp. said it is cutting 9 percent of its global workforce to lower costs. It also reported a second-quarter loss of $6.5 million
Major Layoffs Loom For AOL and Yahoo, Report SaysCiting anonymous sources, Recode has reported that AOL and Yahoo are about to make over 1,000 layoffs.
Kellogg To Close 2 Texas Distribution Centers, Lay Off 400+The Kellogg Co. has confirmed plans to close distribution centers in Fort Worth and Houston and lay off 420 workers permanently.
Being Fired Hurts More, Has Longer Recovery Time Than Break Up, Study FindsAccording to a study, most people are hurt more by the loss of a job than the termination of a relationship.
SeaWorld Cutting 320 Jobs In RestructuringSeaWorld Entertainment Inc. is eliminating 320 jobs across its 12-park company.
Volkswagen To Shed 30,000 Jobs, Cutting Costs After ScandalVolkswagen announced plans to cut 30,000 jobs in a restructuring of its namesake brand as it tries to recover from a scandal over cars rigged to cheat on diesel emissions tests.
Sprint Closing Texas Call Center, 350 Jobs LostSprint plans to close a Texas call center next week with more than 350 employees losing their jobs. The wireless company announced the customer care center in Temple will shut down February 5.
TAPS Lays Off More Than 60% Of Work ForceMore than a hundred North Texans are without a job as of Wednesday. It's the latest round of layoffs for the troubled public transit agency, TAPS.
Longtime Blue Bell Employees Crushed By Layoffs, FurloughsThousands of layoffs and furloughs are impacting people who work at Blue Bell distribution centers in North Texas.