EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Ericsson

Company/Organisation:
Ericsson

Geographic Location

Country: Netherlands
Region: Overijssel; Oost-Nederland
Location of affected unit(s): Enschede, Emmen

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
Number Employed: 1700
Group: Ericsson

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 30-09-2002
Planned Job Reductions min: 400
Planned Job Reductions max: 400
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 01-12-2003

Additional Information

The site of Enschede, active in R&D for UMTS technology, will close at the end of 2003. Jobs will be lost (100 on average)at Emmen, but 25 people remain in Emmen, working in the field of the bluetooth technology.