Layoffs announced at Genesis
June 17, 2020
A company-wide internal memo issued Monday at Genesis Alkali announced the company intends to layoff an unspecified number of employees, both hourly and salary. A plan is expected to be finalized by the end of June.
Genesis Alkali declined to comment on the memo.
The memo, from Executive Vice-President and President of Genesis Alkali Ed Flynn, cited “severe demand destruction” in natural soda ash as the main reason for the reduction in workforce.
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