Cable & Telecom

Rogers cuts another 375 jobs

TORONTO – Rogers let go 375 employees on Tuesday in the face of stiff competition and declining revenues. Company spokesperson Patricia Trott told that the layoffs, which are effective immediately, are spread across Rogers’ cable and wireless businesses in areas including operations and sales/marketing, plus includes some management roles. “It was a very, very difficult decision for us, and is part of a comprehensive approach that we announced earlier this year around cost management and improving productivity”, she said in the interview. Trott said that Rogers is also reviewing other cost saving initiative such as trimming discretionary spending and tightening up...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.