In October, Whirlpool announced it would cut 5,000 jobs this year and next, due in large part to the housing market's decline, on top of 2,000 jobs cut earlier in 2008.
Reporting that its earnings fell 7 percent during the third quarter, the nation's largest home appliance maker lowered its earnings outlook for the year and announced price increases.
Mass Demonstration against Voter Suppression in Benton Harbor
Voter suppression led by Whirlpool Corporation and Berrien County Sheriff Department. Protest all injustices being forced on our town, your town and all around the country! It is not one thing it is everything. The murder of Benton Harbor residents, gentrification by Whirlpool, Governor Snyder’s Emergency Manager dictatorship. Find it on the ActivateHub community calendar!
May 24, 2014 11:00am - City Hall, 200 Wall St., Benton Harbor, MI, 49022 (11:30am - press conference)