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  • Allscripts cuts 250 jobs

     Allscripts cuts 250 jobs
    Allscripts Healthcare Solutions said Monday it has eliminated 250 jobs primarily in the United States, including some at its Chicago headquarters. The job cuts represent about 3.5 percent of its global workforce of about 7,200 as of Dec. 31. Allscripts...
  • Mondelez: Job cuts planned at Southwest Side bakery

    Mondelez: Job cuts planned at Southwest Side bakery
    Mondelez International said Friday that up to half of the 1,200-plus jobs at its Chicago bakery could be eliminated as the maker of Oreo cookies makes changes at the aging plant. Plans call for Mondelez to shut down nine of 16 manufacturing lines at...
  • Analyst Calls Aetna Acquisition Of Humana Or Cigna 'Imminent'

    Analyst Calls Aetna Acquisition Of Humana Or Cigna 'Imminent'
    A financial analyst who covers Aetna said this week that the health insurer is poised for a large acquisition and that Humana or Cigna are likely targets. None of the companies would talk about the matter Friday, and the report was strictly one analyst's...
  • Walgreens gets a European makeover, or is it a takeover?

     Walgreens gets a European makeover, or is it a takeover?
    Walgreens, one of the oldest and most famous names in Chicago business, is undergoing a European makeover. Some would call it a takeover. Scotland native Alex Gourlay, 55, is in charge of the drugstore chain's nearly 8,300 stores across the country....
  • Viacom restructuring includes $785-million write-down

    Viacom restructuring includes $785-million write-down
    Viacom Inc. has completed its companywide restructuring, which included hundreds of job cuts and a pre-tax accounting charge of $785 million. The media company has been roughed up during the last year. Its premier television networks, including MTV...
  • Broward eyes layoffs in school facilities department

    Broward eyes layoffs in school facilities department
    Another shakeup could be in store for the Broward school facilities department, with the district planning to lay off nine employees while creating 16 new positions next year to help oversee the $800 million bond. The facilities department was gutted...
  • New Casinos Will Cost Mohegan Sun, Foxwoods $703 Million

    New Casinos Will Cost Mohegan Sun, Foxwoods $703 Million
    Connecticut's two casinos stand to lose $703 million a year, and annual state slot revenues could drop by $100 million, once four new casinos are up and running in New York and Massachusetts in 2019, a new report says. The out-of-state competition...
  • Lay off the layoff idea for state workers

    Lay off the layoff idea for state workers
    It's not possible. It's not legal. It's not practical. It's not fair. And it's not economical. Other than that, the suggestion offered to Gov. Bruce Rauner on these pages Tuesday is a good one. "Lay off the entire state workforce, and close the...
  • Florida job cuts up slightly in April

    Florida job cuts up slightly in April
    Job cuts by private employers in Florida were up slightly in April, according to Challenger, Gray & Christmas, an outplacement firm that tracks announced job cuts. Florida employers announced 491 job cuts in April compared with 459 for the same month...
  • Darden lays off 30 workers at Orlando HQ

    Darden lays off 30 workers at Orlando HQ
    Darden Restaurants will lay off 30 workers at its Orlando headquarters, the parent company of Olive Garden and LongHorn Steakhouse said Monday. The cuts came in several departments and levels, said company spokesman Rich Jeffers. He said it made a...
  • Nearly 500 Labinal Power Systems layoffs to start in July

    Nearly 500 Labinal Power Systems layoffs to start in July
    Labinal Power Systems plans to cut nearly 500 jobs from its manufacturing plant in Salisbury starting in July, as the defense contractor starts layoffs connected to the shutdown of its Eastern Shore operations. The 480 layoffs, to start in July and...