Connect with us

National

Christmas closures will see 70 jobs lost at Christchurch factory – Stuff.co.nz

Staff have worked at Deane Apparel for 15 years on average, with two boasting more than 40 years of service. They will be jobless on December 23.

Published

on

post featured image

About 70 jobs will be lost after New Zealand clothing manufacturer Deane Apparel confirmed it is to close its Christchurch factory just before Christmas.
However, a local entrepreneur believes he can absorb in the jobs into his clothing firm, but needs New Zealands biggest companies and the Government to support Kiwi manufacturing.
The predominantly female workforce at Deane was told on Wednesday they will be jobless from December 23.
The family business was founded in 1932 and has sites in Christchurch…

Click here to view the original article.

You might also like ...

post featured image
Canterbury towns hit record temperatures, sweltering in summer sun – TVNZ
post featured image
How to watch today’s Sony Alpha camera event – will we see the Sony A9 III? – TechRadar
post featured image
NASA Astronauts Move to Repair, Upgrade Space Station Module – Voice of America