So let's think about this. Gap is glorifying and collaborating with Kanye, a man who proudly bragged about stealing from a Gap Store when he was a teenager. A man who thinks he is the second coming of Christ. An egomaniac who clothes have no... — read more
Gap is reportedly set to permanently close 19 stores across the UK and the Republic of Ireland once leases expire on July 31. The fashion retailer has decided not to extend the store leases due to a strategic review, which was first launched last... — read more
While Gap business is suffering, they continue to pay an American executive & his entire family to live in Tokyo. Where the cost of living is among the highest in the world. An average size of a typical Japanese apartment is 500-650 sf, Gap is paying... — read more
Gap has laid off a significant amount of its HQ staff during covid. They have outsourced whole departments to 3rd party provides. Moved major portions of the business to Ohio and India. The salaries have been halved or more for these positions... — read more
Retail has been decimated in the past several years and the pandemic is just finishing off what's left. Gap was once a giant and now it's just a shadow of its former self. I think the stores they announced would be closing in the next few years are... — read more
Oh, well... More jobs lost, but we knew this... 350 Gap, Banana Republic stores to shutter by 2024 as parent company exits malls Gap Inc. is moving away from the nation’s malls. The San Francisco-based retailer, which was for decades a... — read more
Gap IT managers are based towards third party vendors so there lot of layoffs.devops/cloud team.engineers will do nothing in name of job
Thoughts? Any Gap Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
Stores have started reopening all around the country, it's just a matter of time before we are going to follow suit. So why have layoffs now? What's the point?
Sad but true. Just when we think things are getting better, they do this to us. Could be more next week.
Sounds like they're decentralizing much of the HQ efforts. Not efficient or effective. Theyll continue to burn through the cash in no time.
I've heard that not all 80k employees were furloughed but that some have been outright laid off. I don't know anybody in that group, everybody I've talked to personally says they've been furloughed. But if there are some people who were laid off then... — read more
https://www.google.com/amp/s/finance.yahoo.com/amphtml/news/gap-says-current-cash-credit-113508088.html Good luck to all my gap peeps
I understand the mom-and-pop type of businesses having to close and lay off employees, but big corporations such as Gap??? Shouldn't companies as big as this one have contingency plans for situations like this that won't leave their employees hungry... — read more
I work for an online call center and got an email that top execs were accepting lower pay... All of this as a result of COVID-19. GAP is actually a good company and doing the very best in a horrible situation
If Don Fisher was still alive they would be paying people. I worked at that company almost 20 years. Not the same now. I'm sure all exec's are still being paid. People cant even get onto the sights first unemployment. Shame on them they could... — read more
Here is a nice article to get you started, but there is much more available depending on each individual's location, you just have to do some... — read more
What will happen next and were will this take us?
How many people work at the company? How about the headquarters at San Francisco?
Don't know how Gap has kept this out of the news, but Mid July they elminated positions in every store. The positions of Assistant GM and All Lead positions were cut. This is at least three positions if not more for every store. They are replaced... — read more
Seems like the CEO that took over so many billions ago knows what he's doing, eh?
This thread is for info about potential Gap Layoffs in 2019 or any other relevant information?
In case somebody missed it, looks like the leadership is getting ready to close hundreds of stores sometime soon. Great news to give us for holidays, really great. It'd be really nice to know if there is a way to know ahead if a store is affected... — read more
How many times will our folks trust executives, there will be layoffs do not trust them, especially if you are in San Francisco.
200 stores closing, sales numbers continue to slide – today Gap has less investment, less capital, less hours, where do I stop? 2018 will be a bad year for us as customer preferences changes and the folks who sit in the Ivory Tower in San Francisco... — read more
The company just laid off lower (grade 4) & upper level (grade 12) leadership in stores (kept GM's) and are replacing them with all part time leaders paying well below what they used to. They are low balling the impacted leaders with positions. Once... — read more
This will cost a lot of good people their jobs. Still no news on which stores are being shuttered. While they are closing 200 Gap and Banana Republic stores, they are planing to open 270 new Old Navy and Athleta locations. This is small comfort to us... — read more
Is this really happening, hearing many rumors about layoffs in San Francisco.
Does someone have a list of the GAP stores that will be closing in 2016 and 2017. I've read somehwere that the list was leaked and I was wandering if folks on this site might have the list. Alternatively if you have a list of BR or ON stores that... — read more
Same-store-sales numbers month after month exhibit systemic failure. No clear direction on regaining consumer confidence. Style and quality are still issues. Employee morale is in an abyss. The stench of human sadness emanates from every corner of... — read more
216 workers in San Francisco will be cut. WARN notices have been filed with the state of California. Not the first time, nobody is surprised and nobody is making any fuss about it. People are just fine with it, it's acceptable and no big deal any... — read more
...just heard that all of IT will be moving out of SF and into Pleasanton offices. I'm already hearing a number of people accepting job offers at Ross, and Target. Low morale, no focus, low confidence in management, and the only thing strategic going... — read more
My boss just got the laid off and I am being re-org'd. So far IT department being impacted. 20+ impacted so far.
Negative 6 percent versus negative 9 percent last year
What is the likelihood of Gap layoffs in San Francisco in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information.
June 2015 Layoffs - anyone knows what groups and levels will be hit the most?