More than 100 people to lose jobs when Shorewood Pick ‘n Save closes

Special to The Freeman

Feb. 26, 2015

SHOREWOOD — About 111 employees will lose their jobs when a Pick ‘n Save store in Shorewood closes its doors by the end of April, according to a notice sent to the Department of Workforce Development on Thursday.

The retail store operated by Roundy’s Supermarkets Inc. and Mega Marts, LLC at 4145 N. Oakland Ave., is anticipated to cease operations around April 24 and employees will be released April 26. Some employees will be offered interim employment at area stores, according to the DWD, which will coordinate Rapid Response services with the Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board.

The union United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 1473 represents the affected employees.