Layoffs and Downsizing

Ford to cut 300 jobs in Australia, spurs worries about earlier exit

12:16 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 6, 2014
Ford said it would cut production in Australia by one third with about 300 jobs to go in June, spurring worries the carmaker may exit the country sooner than its planned 2016 deadline.... Read More »


Gulf States Toyota will cut 83 jobs, report says

4:02 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 25, 2013
Gulf States Toyota plans to cut 83 jobs at its vehicle processing center in Houston, according to a newspaper report and a notice the company sent to the Texas Workforce Commission.... Read More »


Michelin cuts 700 jobs in French factory overhaul

June 10, 2013 12:46 CET
French tire maker Michelin announced 700 domestic job cuts on Monday, becoming the latest auto industry manufacturer to slash staffing in response to the European downturn.... Read More »


Rocket Fuel