Topics regarding layoffs at Gap Inc.

Topics regarding layoffs at Gap Inc.


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 

Bye, bye Europe

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 


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 

This place is done

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 

350 Stores to Close

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 

Has anybody been laid off?

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 

Different times

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 

Gap Restructure

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 

Hundreds of GAP stores closing

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 

It’s our time to pay the piper

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 

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GAP Stores Closing

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 

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All of IT to move to Pleasanton

...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 

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