EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Berendsen Textile Service

Berendsen Textile Service

Geographic Location

Country: Sweden
Region: Övre Norrland
Location of affected unit(s): Boden


Sector: Administrative services
Administrative and support service activities
81.2 - Cleaning activities
Number Employed: 1700
Group: Berendsen AB

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-03-2004
Planned Job Reductions min: 100
Planned Job Reductions max: 100
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy/Closure
Foreseen End Date: 01-02-2005
Direct Dismissals: 100

Additional Information

The textile service company Berendsen has decided to close its plant in Boden. This decision has been made because of the low-profit level of the company and will lead to the dismissal of 100 workers.