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Cardica lays of 24% of workforce

March 27, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Cardica says it will lay off about 24% of its workforce in a bid to conserve cash as it tries to get its MicroCutter Xchange 30 surgical stapler on the U.S. market.

Cardica lays of 24% of workforce

Cardica (NSDQ:CRDC) this week said it's laying off nearly quarter of its workforce in a bid to conserve cash as it tries to get its MicroCutter Xchange 30 surgical stapler off the ground.

Surgical Specialties to shutter Pennsylvania plant

March 24, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Surgical Specialties plans to shutter a plant in Reading, Pa., meaning layoffs for about 254 workers.

Surgical Specialties to shutter Pennsylvania plant

Surgical instruments maker Surgical Specialties is planning to permanently shutter a plant in its hometown of Reading, Pa., this spring, meaning layoffs for roughly 254 workers.

MRI Interventions to shutter Memphis plant

March 20, 2015 by Brad Perriello

MRI Interventions says it plans to shutter its Memphis operation, laying off all workers there, as it consolidates in California; appoints ex-Pro-Dex honcho Harold Hurwitz as its new CFO.

MRI Interventions to shutter Memphis plant

MRI Interventions (OTC:MRIC) said it plans to shutter its plant in Memphis in May and lay off all the workers there as the consolidates in Irvine, Calif.

Sonova to move Swiss jobs and freeze pay to counter franc's surge

March 2, 2015 by MassDevice

Sonova Holding plans to move jobs out of Switzerland and freeze salaries there to cope with an unexpected surge in the value of the franc.

Sonova to move Swiss jobs and freeze pay to counter franc's surge

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Layoffs: Integra Lifesciences cuts nearly 50 jobs from Massachusetts facilities

February 19, 2015 by Brian Johnson

Integra Lifesciences cut 49 jobs from its Massachusetts facilities in December, according to a WARN notice filed with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Integra issues update on Puerto Rico plant

Integra LifeSciences (NSDQ:IART) cut 49 jobs from its Massachusetts facilities late last year, according to a WARN notice filed with the Commonwealth.

Medical device tax: What we talk about when we talk about job losses

January 30, 2015 by Brian Johnson

MassDevice.com takes a look at how the numbers thrown around about job losses from the medical device tax are calculated.

Medical device tax: What we talk about when we talk about job losses

For going on 5 years now, opponents on both sides of the fight over the medical device tax have engaged in a rhetorical war about the number of jobs that will be lost to the levy.

Hospira to shutter N.C. plant

January 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Hospira says it plans to shutter a plant in Clayton, N.C., where it makes generic injectable drugs.

Hospira to shutter N.C. generics plant

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