Layoffs and Downsizing

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    AB-InBev to Employees: This Job Cut Is For You

    Image Via An armadillo after losing his job to corporate "restructuring"‚ÄčIf something happens every month is it still considered news? We only ask because Anheuser-Busch InBev announced its plans to lay off another 400-plus employees from its North American workforce. That's the third time ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2009

    Wounded, Laid-Off Lee Enterprises Reporter Gets Hired & Hitched

    Todd Smith was the only person wounded in the Kirkwood shootings to survive. ‚ÄčIn case you missed Deb Peterson's schmooze on Todd Smith, the former Suburban Journals reporter who was wounded in the Kirkwood City Hall shooting a year before being laid off by the employer he took a bullet for: Smith ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2009

    Kevin Renick's Song "Up in the Air" Makes It into Up in the Air

    A few weeks ago, we reported that Kevin Renick's song "Up in the Air" was set for inclusion in the George Clooney movie Up In the Air. My colleague in LA, Randy Roberts, saw a screening of the movie, and confirmed its inclusion. Says the Daily RFT: And then there's the closing song, "Up In the Air, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Wednesday, 6.24

    Creve Coeur-based Monsanto faces lower profits and imminent layoffs. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)The FDA warns that pistachios from the salmonella outbreak earlier this year are being repackaged and sold. (Reuters)Will the recession-busting deals at T.G.I. Friday's and other mid-level chain restaurants ... More >>

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 24, 2003

    Best Villain

    Vince Schoemehl