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Walmart will lay off around 600 corporate employees starting in September

Walmart's finance and accounting functions will be outsourced to Genpact, a professional services firm in New York City.

2,900 people have lost their jobs so far this year in a media landslide

The media industry has been rocked by layoffs and buyouts that have claimed over 2,900 jobs in 2019. The latest rounds were at CNN and GateHouse.
MapR CEO John Schroeder

Cloud startup MapR says it may cut 122 jobs and close its Silicon Valley headquarters as it pursues ‘a strategic transaction’

MapR said it is "actively pursuing a strategic transaction" that may allow it to keep the site open and retain some of the employees.

CEO of local newspaper giant GateHouse Media acknowledged ‘sizeable’ layoffs in memo after parent company CEO tried to downplay the cuts

GateHouse CEO Kirk Davis briefly touched on layoffs that gutted local newsrooms across the US in an internal memo.
GateHouse media is making cuts across newsrooms for the second time in 2019.

Local-newspaper giant GateHouse Media is laying off journalists across the US in cuts their CEO is calling ‘immaterial’

The local-newspaper giant GateHouse Media is conducting another round of layoffs. In an interview, the company's CEO called them "not material."
Lowe's is diving right in to the holiday season.

Lowe’s is cutting hundreds of jobs and switching even more employees to its headquarters

Lowe's will lay off around 200 workers in the Charlotte area and shift 600 other full-time employees to its headquarters.
Bed Bath & Beyond reportedly laid off workers this week.

Bed Bath & Beyond is laying off workers as the company weathers an activist-investor attack

Bed Bath & Beyond laid off workers this week. Sales have slid in recent years, and it has been accused of failing to adapt.
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty

Another group of older ex-employees are suing IBM alleging it targeted older workers for layoffs

Four former employees are suing IBM, alleging it targeted older workers for layoffs, challenging the arbitration agreement they were given.
Larry Ellison co-founded Oracle in 1977.

Oracle quietly held a round of layoffs this week

Oracle had layoffs on Thursday, with some anonymous message-board users saying they seemed to have been significant.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is under fire from some of his fans for donations he made to a Republican political committee.

Tesla just laid off 150 recruitment workers as part of its broader cost cutting

The job cuts amounted to about a third of its recruitment team.