String of layoffs hits industry

String of layoffs hits industry

A trend toward increasing pay for front line workers has met a concurrent backlash at the home office.

No fewer than five large food retailers and wholesalers announced significant cutbacks in their support staff during the last month, not including those like Haggen and A&P where thousands of jobs in stores and at headquarters are vanishing as a result of bankruptcies.

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