On February 12, 2019, Porcelain Industries Inc. filed a WARN notice with the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development. The letter explains that the company will soon be carrying out a permanent layoff or permanent closure effective April 30, 2019. The impacted facility is located at 20 Sanker Road Dickson, Tennessee.
It is believed that 92 workers will be impacted. The employees are not represented by a collective bargaining agreement. Bumping rights will not be available. The full WARN notice from Porcelain Industries can be found here. On February 15, 2019, XPO Logistics Supply Chain Inc. submitted a WARN notice with the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
The letter explains that the company will be permanently closing its Memphis facility on April 15, 2019. In total, 446 workers are expected to be laid off. The facility is located at 4895 Citation Drive Suite 101 Memphis, Tennessee. None of the workers are represented by a collective bargaining agreement. They will not have access to bumping rights.
The WARN notice can be read here.