United Drug to Lay Off 150 Employees
8/31/2011 7:01:09 AM
HEALTHCARE SERVICES group, United Drug, is seeking to lay off up to 150 workers from its Irish supply business, the company confirmed yesterday. The company, which distributes and sells drugs and medical devices to hospitals and pharmacists in Ireland and Europe, said earlier this month it was seeking €5 million across all its businesses. Yesterday, United Drug confirmed it will seek up to 150 voluntary redundancies from the operation’s full and part-time workforce, which is understood to stand at 650 in total.