Inwido Sweden AB announces layoff notice for the production in Väröbacka
Inwido Sweden AB announces today a layoff notice in order to close down the production unit in Väröbacka and move production to Vetlanda. Out of the totally 33 persons that are employed in Väröbacka 27 are affected by the layoff notice.
All persons affected will be offered employment at Inwido Sweden’s production units in Småland. The sales organization at ERA Fönster´s is not included in the notice. The planned closing of the production unit in Väröbacka is a consequence of the work with improving efficiency by concentrating the window production in Sweden to the production units in Vetlanda and Lenhovda.
For additional information read business area Sweden’s press release (in Swedish) here.
For more information, please contact:
Håkan Jeppsson, President and CEO Tel.: 46 (0)10-451 45 51 or 46 (0)70-550 15 17
Peter Welin, CFO Tel.: 46 (0)10-451 45 52 or 46 (0)703 24 31 90
Inwido is Europe’s largest supplier of windows and a leading door supplier. The company has operations in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Austria, Estionia, Ireland, Lithuania, Poland and the UK, as well as exports to a large number of other countries. The Group markets some 20 strong local brands including Elitfönster, SnickarPer, Hajom, Hemmafönster, Outline, Tiivi, Pihla, Diplomat and Sokolka. Inwido has approximately 4,000 employees and generated sales of slightly more than SEK 5.7 billion in 2016. The Group's headquarters are located in Malmö, Sweden. For further information, please visit www.inwido.com