EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Planet media

Planet media

Geographic Location

Country: Netherlands
Location of affected unit(s): Arnhem (Oost-Nederland), Eindhoven (Zuid-Nederland)


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 500
Group: KPN Telecom

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 27-05-2002
Planned Job Reductions min: 172
Planned Job Reductions max: 347
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-08-2002
Foreseen End Date: 01-12-2002

Additional Information

During the sumer, first wave, closure of two helpdesks in Arnhem and Eindhoven. In October 2002, the management announced the suppression of 175 jobs more.