Italy -Jobs guarantees for workers of closed Indesit plant -October 16, 2012

Some 406 employees of the None plant of white goods producer Indesit have been guaranteed work, despite the plant’s dishwasher production moving to Poland. After half a year of negotiations, Indesit agreed to maintain its None site research and development centre, part of its marketing activities and invest in the construction of a logistics and service centre. About a 100 workers will remain directly employed, the rest will receive alternative work guarantees. Indesit also promised to uphold employment in the rest of its Italian activities, employing a total of 4568 people.



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