Jo-Ann Fabric stores layoff 103 employees

Hudson-based Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft eliminated 103 jobs Thursday, according to the Akron Beacon Journal .

ABJ reported Jo-Ann Stores said the move was part of a ‘strategic reorganization of its store support center’ in Hudson.

Eaton Corporation plans to layoff 71 workers

Eaton Corporation plans to eliminate its third shift manufacturing line at its facilities located at 1600 Airport Road,” according to the letter. “This shift elimination will result in the permanent termination of employment of 71 company employees.

Helpchat Fires Over 100 Employees

Helpchat that offers a chat-based personal assistant app, has fired over 100 employees. These largely (over 70%) comprise of contracted employees and consultants in brand management, who work from home on monthly-payment basis. However, the startup believes this is not an unusual layoff, but part of the ongoing business transformation.

While the rumors about the firing have been rife for weeks, Helpchat’s founder and CEO, Ankur Singla clarified it in his personal blog, ‘Lest I Forget’. Sharing the reason and justifying …

Remington to layoff 41

The Madison-based gun manufacturer Remington Outdoor Co. recently announced it will be laying off 41 employees.

The country’s oldest gun maker notified state officials and began the process