Union Says Layoffs Imminent At IBM's Essex Plant
A union group says it expects layoffs Wednesday at
Big Blue indicated earlier this year that layoffs were likely as a result of declining company profits.
Lee Conrad with Alliance at
“Today we’re getting some conflicting information in New York but in Vermont we’re hearing it’s the system technology group which is the biggest section of
Last year 419 employees in Essex Junction were let go.
Department of Labor Commissioner Annie Noonan says the state has not received any information about layoffs.
If employees are given 30 days notice as they were last year, the company would not be required to notify the state until the end of that period.