Textile Technology section
Rieter: consultation process at the Winterthur location completed
On January 29, 2020, the textile machinery manufacturer Rieter Holding AG, Winterthur/Switzerland, announced its intention to discontinue the assembly of machines at the Winterthur location due to structural changes in the market situation. The consultation process with employee representatives was completed on March 11, 2020. After detailed examination of the submitted proposals, the discontinuation of assembly and the associated reduction of 87 jobs was confirmed. The decision will be implemented gradually during 2020.