Zimmer Lays Off Unspecified Number Of Employees

By Scott Sarvay

Zimmer Lays Off Unspecified Number Of Employees

February 2, 2011 Updated Feb 2, 2011 at 12:25 PM EDT

WARSAW, Ind. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - Warsaw-based Zimmer has laid off an undisclosed number of employees.

The orthopedics manufacturer also cut positions at other locations.

According to our partner in news, the Journal Gazette, a Zimmer spokesman cites "ongoing company restructuring" as a reason for the cuts.

The move comes on the heels of drastically lower fourth quarter earnings released about a week ago.

Zimmer employs about 2,800 people in Warsaw.

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