EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Wistil

Company/Organisation:
Wistil

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Kaliski; Wielkopolskie; Polnocno-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Kalisz

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of textiles, apparel, leather and related products
13 - Manufacture of textiles
Number Employed: 268

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 26-05-2010
Planned Job Reductions min: 160
Planned Job Reductions max: 160
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-06-2010
Direct Dismissals: 160

Additional Information

Textile manufacturer Wistil is planning to cut 160 jobs in Kalisz. The collective dismissals will start in June 2010. In the first half of June the company has signed an agreement with the trade unions that stipulates the process of the dismissals.