EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Netherlands
Region: Groot-Amsterdam; Noord-Holland; West-Nederland
Location of affected unit(s): Hoofddorp


Sector: Information / communication
Publishing, audiovisual and broadcasting activities
58.14 - Publishing of journals and periodicals
Number Employed: 1450
Group: SanomaWSOY

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-12-2002
Planned Job Reductions min: 150
Planned Job Reductions max: 150
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-12-2002

Additional Information

Sanoma Uitgevers is part since 2001 of SanomaWSOY (Finland). In 2002 there are 1450 people working for the newspapers redactions and the other services. Earlier in June 2002 the management had announced between 75 and 120 job losses.