Cars, furniture, fashion … bankruptcies are increasing, employment is dropping!

Layoffs, bankruptcies … The impact of the pandemic on our economy is devastating! The crisis precipitated several French companies, some of which were already moribund, in bankruptcies or restructuring heavy with consequences on employment. Here is an overview. The Alinéa furniture brand, whose head office is in Aubagne (Bouches-du-Rhône) and which employs nearly 2,000 employees, declared that it had ceased payment on May 6 and was placed on receivership on 13 .

According to the Canard Enchainé of May 20, Renault for its part would consider closing four sites in France – Flins, Dieppe, Choisy-le-Roi and the Foundries of Brittany – as part of a plan of 2 billion savings which must to be unveiled on May 29. The first Edouard Philippe warned that the government would be “uncompromising” on the “preservation” of Renault sites in France. “Renault is playing its survival,” said Bruno Le Maire on Friday in an interview with Le Figaro, adding that he had not yet given the green light to a loan of 5 billion euros to the distressed company.

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The audiovisual sector in trouble

Anticipating a collapse in advertising revenue, NextRadioTV, the parent company of hooly-news.com and RMC, announced on May 19 a “post-Covid transformation and reconquest plan” which plans to reduce the workforce and the wing in sport and entertainment. NextRadioTV, which employs over 1,600 people (FTEs), intends to halve the use of intermittent workers, freelancers and consultants and “pool support functions”. Impacted by the cessation of major sports competitions during the epidemic, the sports news channel RMC Sport News (Altice group) will stop definitively from June 2, according to the Team.

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Shoes, clothes … Fashion-textile

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