US WARN Notices Tracking (30 Apr)

Following the statistics in March, we continue to monitor the nationwide WARN filings in April. Covid-19 lockdowns have triggered economic hardship, and mass layoffs are being scheduled across the country:

  • According to the WARN notices submitted in April, clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is laying off a total of 8,187 employees in California, New York and Wisconsin;
  • Steel giant ArcelorMittal axed more than 1,500 jobs across plants in Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Illinois;
  • Department store Burlington is…