There is no social plan. Specifically, this means: no severance payments and no possibility of early retirement. That annoys the employees, as the Tamedia newspapers report.
From 30 layoffs, a social plan must be submitted. Several dismissed employees now speculate that Läderach intentionally kept the number of layoffs below 30 in order to be able to dispense with a social plan. Because: Other employees were offered new contracts – but on such bad terms that Läderach expected voluntary termination, one employee suspects.
Boycott early in the year
Läderach is not the first to be criticized. At the beginning of the year it became known that the Läderach family took fundamental Christian positions and campaigned against abortions. The head of the Läderach group is considered homophobic. Läderach was subsequently boycotted by various social circles.