HP furloughs Corvallis factory workers amid falling printer demand

HP furloughed dozens of contract employees at its Corvallis printer supply factory for the last two weeks of July. The company appears to be respon...

July 29, 2022
9:06 PM

HP furloughed dozens of contract employees at its Corvallis printer supply factory for the last two weeks of July. The company appears to be responding to a slowdown in demand.Many of the people working in HP's Corvallis factory are contract employees hired through staffing firms. HP furloughed at least several dozen contract employees for the last two weeks of the month, according to some workers, who say the total number affected may have been as high as a few hundred.Furlough notices sent to the workers indicate they were out of work from July 18 through July 29.

Mike Rogoway