Slowdown? Layoffs At Bay Area Tech Companies More Than DoubleIn a possible sign that the booming Bay Area economy could be slowing, layoffs at hi-tech companies have more than doubled in the early months of 2016.
Kraft Heinz To Close San Leandro PlantKraft Heinz will close seven plants in the U.S. and Canada over the next two years as part of a downsizing that will eliminate 2,600 jobs, or roughly 14 percent of its North American factory workforce, the newly-merged food company announced Wednesday.
Chevron To Cut Up To 7,000 JobsChevron announced Friday the company is going to cut up to 7,000 jobs over the next couple of years in orders to save billions of dollars.
Twitter Slashes Jobs, Costs, Lays Off 336 EmployeesTwitter is laying off up to 336 employees, signaling CEO Jack Dorsey's resolve to slash costs while the company struggles to make money.
Layoffs Of 30 Workers At Exploratorium Met With ProtestsAbout 80 workers and activists rallied outside of the Exploratorium Thursday on San Francisco’s Pier 15 to protest a round of layoffs that will take place at the museum next week.
Whole Foods Cutting 1,500 Jobs Whole Foods Market Inc. announced it will cut about 1,00 jobs over the next 2 months.
Presidential Hopeful Carly Fiorina's Tech CEO Past Faces Increased ScrutinyTen years after GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina was unceremoniously fired from her job as chief executive of Hewlett-Packard, her tumultuous business career is still the subject of heated discussion.
Hewlett-Packard Cutting Up To 30,000 Jobs As Part Of SpinoffHewlett-Packard Co. is preparing to shed up to another 30,000 jobs as the Silicon Valley pioneer launches into a new era in the same cost-cutting mode that has marred much of its recent history.
Chevron Cutting 500 Jobs From San Ramon HeadquartersThe company says it is part of an effort to reduce costs around the world by one-billion dollars.
eBay To Cut 2,400 Jobs In 1st Quarter Ahead Of PayPal SpinoffEBay plans to cut 2,400 jobs, or 7 percent of its staff, in the first quarter to simplify its structure and boost profit ahead of a planned separation of its business.
Thousands Of Layoffs Reported For San Jose-Based CiscoCisco says it will lay off up to 6,000 workers, or eight percent of its workforce, as part of a restructuring.
Microsoft Announces Largest-Ever Layoffs; 18,000 Jobs To Be CutMicrosoft announced the biggest layoffs in its history Thursday, saying it will cut 18,000 jobs as it streamlines its Nokia mobile device business to focus on using the Windows Phone operating system.