On the Social and Financial Committee (CSE) of Thursday, Could 28, within the newspaper The staff, no phrase has been stated on attainable financial savings measures. A rumor, nonetheless, was already circulating, "Internally and externally", too exact to not be properly knowledgeable: a 3rd of the workforce can be threatened within the brief time period, until recourse to a “Collective efficiency settlement” synonymous with decrease wages and fewer RTT days.
Sunday, Could 31 within the night, the staff of the sports activities each day obtained an e mail from their inter-union (SNJ, SNJ-CGT, UFICT-CGT, SGLCE-CGT), entitled "The shock technique" and denouncing what elected officers contemplate blackmail on the a part of their administration. "Administration intends to reap the benefits of a cyclical disaster to impose an unprecedented assault on its staff, they write specifically (…). Within the absence of a strategic and editorial undertaking for a flagship of the sports activities press, the one resolution discovered by administration is to make use of staff as an adjustment variable, in a short-term imaginative and prescient of price discount. "
In group administration, it’s estimated that "This textual content will not be primarily based on a lot", no dialogue is but open. Then, confirming the existence of ongoing initiatives: "All of the options are being studied within the troublesome financial scenario that we all know (…) and certainly, are learning reflections for sustaining the employment of the L’Equipe Group" ((The Staff, The Journal Staff, The staff channel, L'Équipe.fr, Vélo Journal, France Soccer, Sport & Model, properties of the Amaury group).
A manner of presenting the details that doesn’t persuade unions. "Lowering worker go away doesn’t get monetary savings until you chop jobs", notes Francis Magois, union delegate SNJ, who due to this fact believes that the promise, within the occasion of an settlement, to not contact the workforce till December 31, 2024 would solely bind those that would imagine it. "Staff who refuse to signal the addendum to be added to their contract will likely be dismissed", initiatives one other, arguing "Macron legal guidelines that facilitate layoffs". One other gas to the rising anger: the superb monetary well being of ASO (Amaury Sport group, organizer of the Tour de France, the Paris Marathon, Dakar Rally, Paris-Roubaix, and so forth.), one other entity of the Amaury Group on the "Busty money", in line with the press launch from the Intersyndicale.
Declining gross sales
"Even a small proportion of this windfall can be sufficient to keep away from the restructuring that we need to impose on us, assures one of many authors of the textual content. Not utilizing it proves that administration merely needs to reap the benefits of the coronavirus scenario to cut back prices " And castigate a will to"Wave the purple material to scare everybody and settle for the unacceptable "
On the course of the group, we don’t talk on the decline in promoting income associated to the well being disaster: disadvantaged of sports activities competitions, the each day noticed its gross sales drop drastically (virtually 15% in March), falling under the 200,000 copies – regardless of a sale value lowered to at least one euro.