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- Amgen Lays Off 274 Employees As Part Of Its Exit From Washington State
Amgen announced this morning that 274 employees will be laid off starting Dec. 31 and continuing gradually through next year as a part of its exit from Washington state by the end of 2015.
The Thousand Oaks, Calif.-based biotech announced in July a company-wide restructuring plan that includes shuttering facilities in Seattle and Bothell. Overall, Amgen will slash 2,400 to 2,900 jobs. Its...
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