Supervalu to reduce staff at Pleasant Prairie store, lay off 155 employees

Special to The Freeman

March 21, 2014

PLEASANT PRAIRIE Supervalu Inc. notified the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development on Friday that it will be reducing the number of employees at its Pleasant Prairie store by about 155.

The layoffs will be May 23 at the facility, 8401 W. 102nd St., Suite 300, in Pleasant Prairie, and will end by Aug. 22, according to the announcement. DWD will work with its regional partner, the Southeastern Wisconsin Workforce Development Board, to provide rapid response services.

According to the notice, Supervalu anticipated laying off employees in stages. There are no bumping rights for employees at the facility and they are not represented by a union.