New president was hired two weeks ago, and yesterday due to ‘company restructuring’ I was laid off, effective immediately. I worked for West Elm for 1 yr 5m and really enjoyed working with my clients and coworkers. Devastated.
Is there going to be any reorg or Williams-Sonoma layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
Every retailer seems to have suffered in 2022 as a result of labor cost increases, supply chain issues, margin impact and revenue forecasts affected by inflation. How is it possible that Williams-Sonoma seems to have escaped all these issues? The... — read more
Williams-Sonoma closing in Crossgates Mall The kitchenware and home furnishings retailer has been in Crossgates Mall since 1994. The closure is part of the company's plan to reduce brick and mortar... — read more
Williams-Sonoma fired scores of remote workers in a series of tense conference calls this week — a month before they expected their seasonal jobs to end, according to a... — read more
If the economy turns around, do you anticipate any Williams-Sonoma Layoffs 2021? Any news or rumors?
Amazing how much money made in stock market, how many laid off of those who are now unemployed may never find another job, howe many they will not be able to hire or rehire dye to the mistake they made letting go so many while handing out numerous... — read more
All part timers at Williams Sonoma, Pottery Barn, West Elm, Rejuvenation and Mark and Graham were fired on July 27th, 2020 with either no notice cause you got a form letter in the mail or you got a call from a General Manager or District Manager. No... — read more
They lied. They kept thosevwjo worked average of 13 hours or more in 2019. I found out they got rid if those who worked over 13 hours. They kept their favorites. Those who called out sick lots, showed up late lots, or didn't show up. Also kept... — read more
Today thousands were let go from the companies of Williams Sonoma. We were told we could apply for a job during the holiday season. Wow. People with 10, 15, 20 years with the company got a call from the district manager saying thanks and good... — read more
In the middle of a pandemic, we have to pay $1 million to Federal Trade Commission for lying about products being made in the U.S. How many jobs do you think that'll translate into? As if the pandemic wasn't enough, this just adds fuel to the fire... — read more
I'm thinking we'll be learning about more layoffs sometime next week and if not then, than definitely before the end of the month. This will not end as quickly as some people are hoping and I'm betting you Williams-Sonoma will be looking to cut more... — read more
What is your opinon about what needs to be done next?
I am interested in the overall number of employees. Also, please share if you know how many people work at San Francisco?
How likely is that there will be Williams-Sonoma Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
Just heard supply chain got hit pretty hard, and people are saying there were some layoffs in IT as well. I left Williams-Sonoma about year ago, I'm still in contact with some of my former colleagues, but no one could tell me how many people impacted... — read more
Have you heard anything about potential Williams-Sonoma Layoffs in 2019?
Avoid this place, mainly IT. One of the worst places in the Bay Area. There won't be any work life balance. Unrealistic expectations 24/7. There is no concept of IT Support. Every one does every thing , all the time. They make everything worse as the... — read more
Happening this week.
Whenever you think there will be no layoffs/job-cuts/RIFs they change the approach. Now all people are talking about job cuts in San Francisco.
They just announced 5% of the total work force will be laid off
I am hearing #rumors that Pottery Barn may be closing stores in 2016 - does someone have a list? If yes, that would be great - please post it here
What is the likelihood of Williams-Sonoma layoffs in San Francisco in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information.