December 9, 2008

Forbes Layoff Tracker: 138,940 jobs lost since Nov. 1, 2008

According to Layoff tracker: “Number of layoffs since Nov. 1, 2008, at America’s 500 largest public companies: 138,940“.
December layoff updates (according to Forbes): Anheuser-Busch, 3M, Wyndham Worldwide, Dow Chemical, Legg Mason, Newsday (owned by Cablevision)

December 8, 2008

Anheuser-Busch cuts 1,400 jobs

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According to CNNMoney: “Budweiser brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev said Monday it will cut 1,400 U.S. jobs, about 6% of its total U.S. workforce.”

“The Belgian brewer said 75% of the positions being cut are at corporate headquarters in St. Louis. More than 250 open positions will not be filled, the company said.”

Update: “Anheuser-Busch InBev to cut 2,065 jobs” ~ BusinessWeekly

Update 2:What they’re saying about the Anheuser-Busch InBev layoffs” ~ St. Louis Business Journal

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