worker adjustment and retraining act

Retail
Bed Bath & Beyond Plans More Layoffs

As the company continues to adjust its organization, Bed Bath & Beyond plans to lay off additional workers, according to declarations filed under the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act.

Retail
Pier 1 Paves Way For Additional Closures, Extends Furloughs

With the COVID-19 pandemic and a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing continuing to pressure the business, Pier 1 Imports is extending employee furloughs and continuing pay reductions even as it has been mailing conditional notices to staffers in its home office, customer relations call center and distribution and fulfillment centers about potential operations closures as it moves to meet requirements of the federal Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act.