EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Location of affected unit(s): Ressons-sur-Matz (Oise), Vienne (Isère), Mans, Monéteau (Yvonne) and Lyon


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10 - Manufacture of food products
Number Employed: 2000
Group: Yoplait

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-09-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 315
Planned Job Reductions max: 315
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-09-2003
Direct Dismissals: 123
Other Job Reduction Measures: 192

Additional Information

Yoplait France announced a restructuring plan affecting 315 jobs. Most of the dismissed jobs are within the production units. 90 jobs are dismissed at the Ressons-sur-Matz unit, 88 at the Vienne unit, 77 at the Mans unit and 36 at the Monéteau unit. Moreover, 10 jobs are affected at the Yoplait Restauration of Lyon and 14 within the logistics deptarments. All the temporary workers (123) have yet been dismissed and solutions will be found for the 192 other workers.