Earlier this month, the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development received a WARN notice from Target Corporation. The letter was submitted on November 5, 2018. It explains that the company intends to permanent close its Cordova, Tennessee store. The facility is located at 475 North Germantown Parkway. The permanent closure is expected to take place on February 2, 2019.
As a result of the impending closure, the company expects to lay off 173 workers. The employees are not represented by a collective bargaining unit. The Local Workforce Development Area Greater Memphis rapid response team has been notified to coordinate services with the employer and the impacted employees. The full WARN notice can be found here.