Kimberly-Clark Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Kimberly-Clark

Holeman Distribution

100+ were let go back in March... Here is the WARN notice: Notice Received on: Jan 31, 2019 Company: Kimberly Clark-Holeman Distribution County: Lamar WDA: North East Texas WDA Number of employees laid off: 126 Layoff date (end): Mar 31, 2019 Layoff... read more
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Ongoing layoffs and outsourcing

I can't find any public announcements so I can only assume it's happening all over, but K-C's eliminated and outsourced (out of country) many roles 2018-2019. I'm not certain how they'll be able to solve problems in even a relatively efficient manner... read more
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No innovation

Is anybody else noticing how much we have stopped relying on innovation? Something that helped Kimberly-Clark actually become the company it is? And how, if you actually try to innovate, you are held back by bureaucracy? I think all of our problems... read more

Just a reminder

In case somebody missed it, Kimberly-Clark gave the state formal notice of layoffs at the Neenah Nonwovens Facility. The job cuts will begin in March with 66 people... read more

Conway arkansas facility closing

Guess some people thought that Conway Arkansas facility would be open and Wisconsin facilities would close. Guess Conway was to be closed all along and Wisconsin facilities were to remain open. Did Kimberly-Clark use a ruse to try and get Wisconsin... read more

EUROPEAN CONSUMER Business.

According to the latest news consumer European Business will be sold to a private equity. To be announced soon before the earning call on the 22nd of october The sale is worth 1.5 Billion to be reinvested in more profitable and growing markets such... read more

Project Sequioa

All tampon and liners from Conway are going to Nogales. What about pads? Any word?

Chester mill safe. Investing $150MM.

Jenks, Mobile and now Chester are safe https://www2-philly-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/www2.philly.com/philly/blogs/inq-phillydeals/kimberly-clark-boeing-millions-racp-20180831.html?outputType=amp
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Let’s be honest. Wisconsin gots to go.

Appleton Wisconsin is an awful place to live and unless you are from there it’s becoming really tough to bring and retain talent. K-C needs to move their R&E location to Dallas or Roswell. Somewhere where they can continue growing the business and... read more

How is this okay????

The title of this article is right, this is basically rewarding Kimberly-Clark for laying off people. You can keep laying off, just don't overdo it and we'll keep giving you money. Makes me sick... read more

Ncsf

Over 80 people have severed or retired in production .temps start on Monday ,struggling to find people to run the machines.no answers on shutdown. feet dragging by the company. the crappiest offer I've ever seen. Saying we want to keep the place... read more

Global restructuring update

Major restructuring in EMEA impacting KCP withing marketing, finance , R&D and sales support. ITS team to be relocated to poland and a new centre in Banglaore India. New sales Model to be implemented resulting in a massive headcount reduction within... read more
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Personal Care machines

Many “top secret” projects going on. All depend machines will be distributed among BCC mills. All tampon lines at Conway will move to Nogales and all pad machines will go to Conway. Foak team will set camp in SLC or Dallas.

At least somebody is paying attention

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin sent a letter Wednesday accusing Kimberly-Clark Corp. executives of using corporate tax cuts to enrich themselves and shareholders amid announcements of layoffs and plant closures... read more
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Post ID: @RETzaVW

Fullerton mill announced

Today they announced to the Fullerton mill personnel that it’s 1 of the 10 manufacturing facilities to close per the global restructuring program.

8 empty bays at BCC mills

Heard there are 8 empty bays at KCNA BCC mills. 3 Beech, 2 Ogden and 5 in Paris. Anyone thinks they might merge AFC and BCC again? Dismantle an AFC mill and send machines to the BCC mills? Thoughts?

Confirmed 5 U.S. mills to shut down

It was announced to some EMEA employees from EMEA leadership that 5 United States mills will shut down. Anyone knows or has an idea which mills will those be?
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Post ID: @RqLEVvK

Greed

OK folks we all know what it boils down to - CORPERATE GREED!

It's real

We must not take this as a grain of salt, it's factual and real - it's well documented and will shatter thousands of careers, impact family life, etc.... Before there were rumors, and Bam! Look what happened, this Holy restructuring came into play... read more
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Post ID: @Rpdp6Ey

Using tax break to finance layoffs

Kimberly-Clark is literally using tax break to finance layoffs. And nobody cares!!! Is our country really so screwed up that a CFO of a major corporation can openly say that tax break meant to create jobs will be used to lay off more than 5,000... read more

Stock holders before employees

Too offer $1 dividend to stock holders for each share of stock. How many shares does Tom Falk have? Yearly pay $7.4 million dollars of stock plus $2.1million is stock options. Not that $75,600 does much but the stock going up also pads the pockets.

How to survive a layoff

Since very few of us can be certain we'll have a job by the end of this year, I thought this article could help prepare better for what's to come. If you think your job is at risk or have recently been laid off, “the first thing you need to do is... read more

Perfect way to get rid of us old-timers

I'm wondering if Kimberly-Clark will use the 2018 layoffs as an excuse to get rid of more of us old-timers... The management has certainly been doing its best to make our lives miserable in hopes we would leave on our own... I really wish age... read more

At least everybody is hearing about this...

I guess 2018 is a slow year because for some reason these Kimberly-Clark layoffs are really gaining traction in media coverage. I'm saying for some reason because I've been checking out other boards here and the biggest complaint from people seems to... read more

This is just the beginning

This is just a beginning, guys. I would bare all the anxiousness that I'm feeling right know if I knew that things will become better after this layoffs (even if my job goes under the bus). But with this management, completely vision blind and... read more

Impact?

I think that most will be out of KCNA - at this point NA is facing at least 200 layoffs. It's a rough day for all of us. Remember, no matter what future brings be positive, good to others and God will take care of you. God bless!

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