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Website tracking layoffs littered with comments from Advance Auto Parts workers


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Current and former employees of retailer Advance Auto Parts (NYSE: AAP) have been taking to social media and 

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 to air grievances about a recent round of layoffs allegedly initiated companywide starting June 19.

However, top executives and a company spokeswoman from Advance Auto have so far not responded to multiple emails and phone calls requesting confirmation of the layoffs and more details about the terminations.

Posters to TheLayoff.com estimate that close to 900 employees mostly in middle-management positions –and some who have been with the company for 20 years or more – have been affected. Most of the positions were from the company’s sales and distribution centers, including several from its Raleigh corporate center.

Advance Auto has not yet filed a worker adjustment notice in North Carolina, but a WARN notice would not be required if fewer than 50 employees were affected in a 30-day period.

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