ROCKFORD - Greenlee Textron Inc. has released the details of its company downsizing.
13 News first told you on December 2 about the planned layoffs. On Friday, Greenlee released a statement confirming 10% of its workforce will be laid off. Greenlee employs more than 1,600 people worldwide. In Rockford there are about 300 employees, 17 are being let go. Those employees will receive severance benefits and outplacement assistance.
The announcement was first made Monday in a memo to employees from Scott Hall, president of the company.
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