Tupperware Closes its French factory: 235 Job Cuts

The plastic food container manufacturer, Tupperware will close its plant in Joue-les-Tours and eliminates 235 jobs  The Directorate General of plastic food boxes manufacturer Tupperware Thursday presented to staff representatives “a proposed closure” of its production site in Joue-les-Tours (Indre-et-Loire) resulting in the elimination of 235 jobs.  Site closure is expected to close in March 2018, according to a statement of …

Netflix Increases its Rates in France and the US

TELEVISION: This increase is immediate for all new subscriptions. And gradually apply to existing customers of the video service … Netflix announced on Thursday an increase in its prices in the United States and several European countries, which has driven up its share price by nearly 4% on the New York Stock Exchange . France also concerned The base …

APL Vaping, Contactless Payment, Photoshop … What is changing from 1st October

The main changes coming into effect in France in October 2018 … October 1st is packed with innovations. From today, Sunday, many changes are expected in your daily life. We list the main points to note. The vaping banned in some enclosed public places Bad news for fans of the electronic cigarette. From October 1st, it will be …

Caen: Volotea Announces Caen-Marseille Route in 2018

The airline Volotea announced on Tuesday 26th September, adding eight destinations from Marseille in 2018. A link will serve Caen from April 2018. The airline Volotea announced on Tuesday, September 26th, 2017, the opening of eight new routes in 2018 from Marseille, bringing to 18 the number of destinations from Marseille. New features include a connection …

A New Factory for Loiretech near Nantes

Currently split between two plants near Nantes, Malville and Mauves-sur-Loire, Loiretech 140 employees will be grouped within a year on a site of 8000 m2 building in Bouguenais. This program called “Convergence 2020”  will anchor the company in the future 4.0 industry. This new building   “modern”   gives him the opportunity to ”  rethink its methods and manufacturing flow, and adjust …

The Budget of the Gendarmerie up 1% in 2018

The budget of the national gendarmerie in 2018 will increase by 1%, excluding staff costs did was learned from the entourage of the Minister of Interior, Gérard Collomb, speaking Wednesday before the function board military gendarmerie (MGR). The increase will bring the budget for internal security, including police and gendarmerie, to 2.9 billion euros, an …

Prime à la Casse: Scrapping your Car can be used to Buy a Used Car

Nicolas Hulot reform the “conversion premium” little used so far. From January 1, all the old vehicle owners can use it to buy a newer, cleaner vehicle. The government hopes to distribute over 100,000 premiums next year. First scrapping for the occasion It’s the return of the scrappage scheme . But the measure taken by Nicolas Hulot significantly different from …