With the amount of people leaving Kraft, you are not going to need a layoff..... Exactly this. I don't know how they can even be considering layoffs when so many people are leaving on their own and not being replaced that we are getting more... — read more
Complete and utter chaos in this group. People are constantly leaving since the leadership of this group is arrogant and devout of merit. KHC touts meritocracy they moved a guy from a director position to a VP position in less then 2 years. The guy... — read more
Does Kraft Heinz have any more "revamps" planned for more brands that come with a hefty dose of layoffs?
Thoughts on the stock price being down to nearly $20 and being rated as junk? Bankruptcy looming?
Over zelluous targets which is overshooting industry standard and stretch target. Mismatched and mismanaged teams always on the defence vs. the offence. Personal gain through noise is more important vs wins for the organization. Communication that... — read more
What an absolutely terrible marketing strategy. Kraft Heinz has lost its marbles. What brilliant move are you gonna do next? Chop up the Oscar Mayer wiener?? What a short sighted scheme just to get everyone’s attention just so you can try to... — read more
HoneyRacha and MayoChup are the future of this company? Are you kidding me? Just sell it already before it really becomes worthless. And stop taking on debt to pay your dividend... I may not be in finance but even I know that's a stupid move. — read more
and they STILL laid me off!
Craft Heinz no longer insists on Pittsburgh, so why should Pittsburgh continue to insist on Craft Heinz? The original H.J Heinz company that Pittsburgh holds near and dear to its heart is gone. Forever banished to the history books by a despicable... — read more
Simply shameful what has happened to Heinz in the past 10 years. This is corporate America at its absolute worst.
What's the buzz? Is it successful or is it being scrutinized?
Hearing some rumors that there will be some 'thinning of the ranks' yet again as leadership tries to right the ship.
Any thoughts on selling brands based on the current stock price sliding?
Bernardo Hees and his kronies are at it again. Can anybody tell me what the c-appy 2018 results mean? Well if you can't, I will tell you! More plants are going to close! 3G is not interested in running a business, they are interested in making money... — read more
Hey Planters Fort Smith Arkansas!!! Keep up the great work. Your well on your way!
I just heard they closed the lunchable plant in Fullerton, California. Any truth to that rumor?
I heard they are laying off the whole Pittsburgh office and moving all positions to Chicago.
Champaign will be doing some MAJOR changes by the end of the year. Quality workers being cut, plant wide cuts coming, OT gone, and line changes. But they are hiring
Fort Smith Arkansas plant receives raise after previous plant manager left and went to Winchester.
Does anybody know more about the changes at Kraft that are supposed to be announced on June 1? Somebody said in another thread that employees will not like the changes they have planned, which has me really worried and wondering what it might be. Any... — read more
We are investigating and trying to help former or laid off Kraft Lowville NY employees. We are interested in helping workers and former workers exposed to strawberry flavors that have breathing problems. You can contact us via email at... — read more
Anyone have information? Pros, cons?
New dryer in dinners, that is positive. New oil system for enhancers around Easter. New plant mgr coming. Hopefully will enforce Gmp's on floor. People openly use chewing tobacco. Politics are a big factor in moving up to lead position. Temps are... — read more
A mechanic who is leaving for another job said he was told by someone "upstairs" things are coming down the pipe that are not going to make things better here. Also i have overheard convos with line leads saying heinz is sending out ppl to analyze... — read more
Up until a while ago, this was truly a good place to work for. The pay is good, benefits are decent, and we even get yearly bonuses. However, none of that makes up for utter lack of job security in the past several years. We've been having non-stop... — read more
I was thrown into assignments with no proper training and expected to meet unrealistic goals. Managers on my team didn’t have a clue or didn’t care that we were out of our element. There was absolutely no leadership and favoritism was the norm there... — read more
Heard KHC is going to be cutting these functions from their Chicago site and moving off shores. Does anyone have any other details?
We just had roughly 67 jobs redlined this week. Was wondering if other plants are having layoffs too?
Anyone else hearing rumors about layoffs tomorrow? We all know August is a popular month.
Fort Smith Plant: Management has really showed everyone that they truly do not care anymore. They are constantly scheduling temporary employees in spots that used to be filled with overtime by full time employees, in hopes of saving a dime. The... — read more
Per the CEO on his visit to Champaign he has said no more overtime at all or he will replace people to get this done.
Anyone else hearing rumors of another round of layoffs in May/June 2017?
are we going to have pay raise this year?
Information on cost cutting measures, layoffs, rumors, and what to expect.
More job losses due to so called merger of Kraft and Heinz. We all know it was really a hostile takeover. Our government needs to institute laws that forbid the sale of our food producing companies and other essential services to foreign investors... — read more
What do you guys hear? Rumors?
Anyone heard what was mentioned in the controllers meeting that took place in the midwest this week?
Things continue to deteriorate for Kraft. It'll be a bad year for workers. Last August, Kraft Heinz cut about 200 jobs and that round of layoffs also affected the Chicago area's workforce, which totals about 2,000 including workers at the company's... — read more