EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Kronenbourg

Company/Organisation:
Kronenbourg

Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Alsace; Est
Location of affected unit(s): Strasbourg

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
11.05 - Manufacture of beer
Number Employed: 550
Group: Scottish & Newcastle

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-11-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 91
Planned Job Reductions max: 91
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-11-2003
Foreseen End Date: 01-11-2005

Additional Information

Kronenbourg, subsidiary of Scottish & Newcastle, announced a job cut plan affecting 91 jobs out of 550 at the unit of Strasbourg. The measure is due to the evolution of the beer market. The R&D centre will not be touched by the measure, where some jobs might be created.