Internal restructuring
Location of affected unit(s)
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities

150 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
8 September 2008
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2009
Foreseen end date


On 8 September 2008 German postal services group Deutsche Post announced that it will cut 150 out of 1100 jobs at its subsidiary IT Services. It intends to concentrate the activities of its subsidiary in two large sites (Bonn and Darmstadt) instead of 13 smaller ones. The restructuring shall start in the first half of 2009. The company refused to give details as to when it will be completed. The company did not exclude that the job cuts might involve direct dismissals.


  • 9 September 2008: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung


Eurofound (2008), Deutsche Post IT Services, Internal restructuring in Germany, factsheet number 67075, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/67075.