• Tamron is Asking 20% of its Japanese Workforce to Voluntarily Retire: Report

    19 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    According to a report on Nikkei , Tamron has solicited 200 voluntary retirements from its two factories in the Aomori prefecture in Japan, equal to about 20% of its domestic workforce.
    Tamron will accept the voluntary retirements from November 10 - 20 and those who accept will be expected to retire by the end of December. Those who are eligible are full-time, part-time, and “associate” employees over the age of 45 and involved directly in manufacturing (assembling and polishing of lenses, for example). According to the report, Tamron will provide “special allowances” to those who choose to...
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