EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Seine-Saint-Denis; île de France
Location of affected unit(s): Montreuil-sous-Bois


Sector: Information / communication
Publishing, audiovisual and broadcasting activities
59 - Motion picture, video and television programme production, sound recording and music publishing activities
Number Employed: 89
Group: Disney

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-07-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 89
Planned Job Reductions max: 89
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy/Closure
Employment Effect Start: 01-07-2003
Foreseen End Date: 01-10-2003
Direct Dismissals: 48
Other Job Reduction Measures: 41

Additional Information

The Disney group announced the closure of its studio and production unit of Montreuil-sous-Bois (Seine-Saint-Denis) that should be effective by October 2003. To date, the company proposed the replacement of 41 workers out of 89 to other units in Australia, United States and Japan. The rest should be directly dismissed.