EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Entremont Alliance

Entremont Alliance

Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Finistère; Bretagne; Ouest
Location of affected unit(s): Carhaix-Plouguer


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10.51 - Operation of dairies and cheese making
Number Employed: 246

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 02-03-2011
Planned Job Reductions min: 104
Planned Job Reductions max: 104
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-07-2011
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2011
Other Job Reduction Measures: 96

Additional Information

On the 2nd of March the management of the cheese manufacturer Entremont's site in Carhaix has announced the closure of two units with 104 job cuts to its works council. As of now there is no information of when the plant will be closed.

After the information and consultation process, the management decided to close the two units by the end of October and November respectively. The redundancies will be implemented through internal mobility, natural departures, retirements and the end of short-term employment contracts amongst others.