• AMC Theatres Has Furloughed Its Entire Corporate Staff and CEO in the Wake of Coronavirus Closures

    7 days ago - By Slash Film

    Things continue to be quite dire for the movie theater industry. Last week, AMC Theatres shut down all of its U.S. and Canadian locations due to the coronavirus outbreak. Now there's word the company has furloughed more than 600 corporate employees, including its CEO. The good news: all furloughed corporate employees will retain active employment status, which includes health benefits. The bad news: employees have reduced working hours and reduced pay - or in some cases no hours and no pay.
    Variety and others are reporting that AMC Theatres has furloughed 600-plus corporate employees...
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  • AMC Furloughs 600 Corporate Employees, Including CEO

    AMC Furloughs 600 Corporate Employees, Including CEO

    7 days ago - By The Wrap

    The coronavirus' hard hits on the movie theater industry have continued as AMC Theatres has furloughed 600 corporate employees who work out of its headquarters in Leawood, Kansas, including CEO Adam Aron.
    The temporary layoffs come nine days after AMC announced it would close all of its theaters nationwide for 6-12 weeks in response to new guidelines from public health officials saying that public gatherings of more than 10 people should be avoided to prevent spread of the virus. National chains Cinemark and Regal have also closed their doors along with regional and specialty chains like...
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  • AMC Theatres Furloughs 600 Employees In Leawood, Kansas HQ Amid Coronavirus Crisis

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: Deadline hears that the biggest exhibitor in the world, AMC Theatres, has furloughed 600 employees in their Leawood, KS home office. Health insurance will remain intact for all of them, however, for those not receiving any cushion, they'll have to figure out a way to pay for their policies during the time that the chain...
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